Indian Railways has been working to provide free Wi-Fi broadband facility to rail users at major railway stations. RailTel has roped in Google as the technology partner for setting up a fast Wi-Fi network initially covering 400 stations for providing fast Wi-Fi to millions of passengers every day.
It may be noted that Wi-Fi services to passengers are being provided under ‘Railwire’, the retail Broadband distribution model of RailTel. Railwire Wi-Fi is available to any user who has a working mobile connection on a smartphone. Around 800 stations in the country offer free high-speed wireless internet service right now. More stations are being added to the network.
Here’s how you can connect to RailWire WiFi at railway stations
Step 1: Go to Wi-Fi settings on your smartphone and select RailWire network.
Step 2: Open railwire.co.in.
Step 3: Enter your phone number and press ‘RECEIVE SMS’.
Step 4: Enter the four-digit OTP you received through the SMS.
Step 5: Press ‘Done’ and you will be able to access the internet. ………Read More>>