Kolkata (Web Team): The West Bengal capital, Kolkata, has turned into India’s first WiFi enabled metro city. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday evening informed through her Twitter account.
The CM tweeted “All my WiFi friends, I am tweeting using #WiFiKolkata. So proud to be first WiFi Metro city in India. Congratulations to us all.”
The WiFi service is now available in Park Street area of Kolkata.
All my WiFi friends, I am tweeting using #WiFiKolkata. So proud to be first WiFi Metro city in India. Congratulations to us all
— Mamata Banerjee (@MamataOfficial) February 5, 2015
The CM writes in her Facebook page : Kolkata adds a new feather to its crown by being India’s first Wi-Fi metro city. Today the services were launched in and around Park Street. Within 2 months, it will be extended to other parts of Kolkata and Salt Lake. Congratulations to our young generation. You can now remain connected any time, all the time. Industry and businesses will also prosper, taking advantage of high-speed connectivity.
My best wishes to all of you.