Under this service around 56,000 villages in India will be covered firstly by any telecom operator. To improve Telecom sector services in the States like Jharkhand, Maharashtra, Madhyapradesh, Odissa, Andhrapradesh, West Bengal, Uttarpradesh, Bihar, Chatisgarh which are highly effected with Naxalism.
Private telecom operators are not interested to install mobile towers and extend services in areas with radicalism. BSNL a Government Sector Unit Competent Authority has decided to erect around 2,199 mobile towers in naxalism affected areas.
Low cost and solar power run mobile towers will be deployed under lower heights using well equipped new technology.
Naxals for their self concerned are targeting BSNL Towers its big loss the company which is indirectly effect on workers wages and other benefits. So, Naxals should think once that, Towers are installing for public not for you, don’t target BSNL Towers.