Union Minister for Information Technology and Communications Ravi Shankar Prasad today launched the much-awaited Wi-Fi service of BSNL in Odisha’s pilgrim town of Puri ahead of the Nabakalebara Rath Yatra on July 18.
The Wi-Fi service would be initially available between Jagannath Temple and Mausi Maa Temple.
Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, Odisha Energy Minister Pranab Prakash Das, Puri MP Pinaki Mishra and local MLA Maheswar Mohanty and BJP state unit chief KV Singhdeo were present on the occasion.
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Earlier in the day, Prasad laid the foundation stone for the Baramunda post office in Bhubaeswar building at a function held at Hotel Mayfair in the capital city.