The government of Tamil Nadu is planning to replicate the Kerala Optic Fibre Network (KOFN) project that aims to provide free internet connections to low-income people in Kerala within Tamil Nadu.

Palanivel Thiagarajan, Tamil Nadu’s Minister for IT and Digital Services, recently visited Kerala to examine the government’s ambitious KFON initiative and sought details of the project’s implementation strategy.

Tamil Nadu intends to launch the initiative under the name, Tamil Nadu Fibre Optic Network