Recently, the Kerala government officially launched the Kerala Fibre Optical Network (KFON).
About Kerala Fibre Optical Network (KFON)
- Launched on June 5, 2023
- Launched by Kerala Government
- It aims to reduce the digital divide by ensuring high speed broadband internet access to all houses and government offices
- Kerala was the first state to declare the right to internet as a basic right, which is intended to give a fillip to e-governance and accelerate Kerala’s journey towards being a knowledge-based economy.
- It is an optical fibre cable network of 35,000 kms.