Free WiFi Hotspots in Public Places at Lahore f Punjab
Punjab Government is almost done with arrangements to introduce Free WiFi Hotspots in Public Places at Lahore Punjab.The facility will be made available within next few days.
Last year February CM Punjab Shahbaz Sharif had approved the deployment of free public WiFi access the province.
According to the announcement, free public WiFi hotspots will be Available
- Important educational institutions,
- Railway stations,
- Metro bus routes
- Bus stands,
- Among other places of Lahore, CM Punjab Shahbaz Sharif said that the Metro Wi-Fi Network Programme will begin from Multan, Rawalpindi, and Lahore, and expand eventually.He further stated that the purpose was to promote education in the province with the help of modern technology.
- CM also added that the Punjab Information Technology Board(PITB) has also started the program of digitalization of textbooks with the cooperation of Punjab Textbooks Board.
- Position Holder Students of Class V to VIII of public sector schools in annual examinations will also be given tablets.
- Shahbaz added that the Punjab Information Technology Board has also started the program of digitalization of textbooks with the co-operation of Punjab Textbooks Board.
- “Punjab government has digitalized all science and mathematics textbooks from Grade 6 to 10, while CDs of the books have also been produced,” he claimed.
Multan and Rawalpindi won to provide the facility of Free WiFi Hotspots in Public Places at the initial stage.
“The information available suggests that all the arrangements to make free public WiFi available at 20 educational institutions, 12 public parks and 17 important markets across the city have been finalized.”