In a significant development, residents of Pashupati Fatak, Simana, Poolkhola, and adjoining villages in Darjeeling District, West Bengal, are set to witness improved mobile connectivity as the Hon’ble Minister of Communications and Technology, Sh. Ashwini Vaishnaw ji, has approved the installation of 4G towers in the area.
The request for enhanced mobile coverage was made in a D.O. letter dated September 16, 2023, addressed to Sh. Ashwini Vaishnaw ji. Today, a letter from the Hon’ble Minister has confirmed the approval of the installation of 4G towers for Pashupati Fatak and Poolkhola villages. This development is poised to extend 4G mobile coverage to the regions of Pashupati Fatak, Simana, Poolkhola, and their adjoining villages.
The positive response to this request is expected to have a far-reaching impact, benefiting not only the local residents but also a substantial number of SSB and Indian armed personnel stationed in the border areas. The improved network coverage is anticipated to play a crucial role in supporting local businesses and enhancing the quality of life for residents in the border regions, aligning with the vision of the ‘Vibrant Villages’ initiative put forth by Hon’ble PM Sh. Narendra Modi ji.
Expressing gratitude on behalf of the people in Pashupati Fatak, Simana, Poolkhola, and the surrounding areas, heartfelt thanks are extended to Hon’ble PM Sh. Narendra Modi ji and Hon’ble Union Minister of Communications and Electronics Sh. Ashwini Vaishnaw ji for their swift and positive response to the community’s requests. This development marks a significant step towards realizing the connectivity needs of the region and fostering progress in line with the government’s initiatives.