PM Modi inaugurates submarine Optical Fibre Cable connecting Chennai, Port Blair
Mr Modi said this is Independence Day gift for Andaman and Nicobar islands people . He said not only Andaman people will get a big boost but also sea trade will rise exponentially. Mr Modi said, high speed net in Andaman and Nicobar islands is a big day as the people will get all the benefits of digital India.
Saying connectivity is part of tourism growth, Prime minister emphasised the tourists who will travel to the Islands will also be benefitted by the digital initiative. Information and Technology minister Ravi Shankar Prasad was also present on the occasion.