The corporation officials discussed the details regarding Public WiFi Services with BSNL officials on 28th April 2015 and decided to introduce the facility ten select locations in the city. The locations include – Kozhikode beach, Mananchira,
Medical College, Civil station, West Hill Government Engineering
College, Mavoor road, Mofussil bus stand and other busy locations in the
governance) initiative included it in the budget for the financial year
2015-2016 so that the people can get speedy access to internet.
access to public through the fifteen selected bus stops in its limit and the scheme was
abandoned midway after it failed to get approval from the police citing
the reason of safety concerns.
- Small Hotspot: Cafe, Lounge, Food court etc, – 2 Mbps (dedicated)
- Mid Size Hotspot: Malls, IT Parks, Resorts, Hospitals etc – 4 Mbps (dedicated)
- Large Hotspot: Campus, Very large mall, uncovered broadband semi urban/rural areas – 10 Mbps (dedicated)
Any one having a valid mobile connection (of any network) can log in using a login id and password and payment could be made either through net banking or using prepaid vouchers, to be made available to BSNL franchisees in the city.
Recently BSNL revised Public WiFi Tariff and now customers can enjoy 30 minutes of Free WiFi usage. See latest BSNL WiFi Tariff below: