Electronic System Design and Manufacturing Sector – M-SIPS, National Policy on Electronics, etc.

Telecom Ministry seeks 250% rise in planned Budget

  1. News: Telecom Ministry has sought a planned Budget outlay of Rs.18,214.32 crore for 2016-17
  2. Context: Major chunk of demand of Rs. 8,230 crore comes for implementation of defence service network project
  3. About Defence Service Network: To build an exclusive dedicated alternate communication network for defence services so that the military can free the spectrum for offering mobile services
  4. Proposal for: Double allocation for Universal Obligation Fund which aims to augment the infrastructure and increase telecom coverage in the rural and remote areas
  5. Funds under this head: be utilised for laying optical fibre under National Optical Fibre Network programme
  1. News: Telecom Ministry has sought a planned Budget outlay of Rs.18,214.32 crore for 2016-17
  2. Context: Major chunk of demand of Rs. 8,230 crore comes for implementation of defence service network project
  3. About Defence Service Network: To build an exclusive dedicated alternate communication network for defence services so that the military can free the spectrum for offering mobile services
  4. Proposal for: Double allocation for Universal Obligation Fund which aims to augment the infrastructure and increase telecom coverage in the rural and remote areas
  5. Funds under this head: be utilised for laying optical fibre under National Optical Fibre Network programme
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