At a time when the Centre is mulling to offer free high-speed Wi-Fi facility in different cities, Aizawl Municipal Corporation (AMC) has already taken the lead by announcing that the city would soon be wi-fi enabled. Ringliana, Deputy Mayor of AMC, said, ‘Internet is very important in today’s digital world, thus we are trying to make everything available online at Aizawl Municipal Corporation for the interest of the people’. He added that the corporation has created an online system to enable people to download various application forms from their website.
‘Initially, we will provide free Wi-Fi connectivity in four to five important locations in Aizawl city, as our main purpose is to install Wi-Fi in crowded areas so that maximum people could avail of the benefit of the service. We will soon form a committee to prepare a project report,’ he informed.
Providing free Wi-Fi facility to the citizens of Aizawl city was in the election manifesto of the Mizo National Front (MNF), who won the municipal polls last year.