Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has launched Bharat Air Fibre, a radio-based last mile telecom connectivity solution, for Akola and Washim districts in Maharashtra.

This will enable residents of Akola and Washim districts to avail of wireless internet connections on demand.

BSNL has launched the service as part of Digital India initiative and aims at providing wireless connectivity in the range of 20 kms from BSNL locations, which will benefit citizens residing in remote areas. BSNL will provide the Bharat Air Fibre services through local business partners. In addition, the telco will also offer free voice calling along with Bharat Air Fibre connectivity with data speeds of upto 100 Mbps.