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How To Apply PM-WANI Scheme Registration

PM-WANI :: Means ::Prime Minister Wi-Fi Access Network Interface

In this PM-WANI scheme You Can Start Your Own Internet Business in India
Government of India aims to provide Internet connectivity through Public Data Offices (PDOs). The scheme aims to not only boost the “ease of doing business” but also will do the “ease of living in India.
Wi-Fi Access Network Interface (WANI) ensures the inter-working among systems and software applications used by these distributed entities i.e. PDOA, PDO, App Provider, and Central Registry.

General conditions:

1. These entities i.e. PDOA, App Provider, and Central Registry will not provide switched telephony service.

2. The PDO’s Wi-Fi Access Point, PDOA’s Captive Portal, App Provider’s App, and Central Registry will be compliant to the architecture and specifications of WANI Framework, attached at Annexure-II.

3. Any customer authenticated by an App Provider can use any WANI compliant Wi-Fi Access Point operated by any PDO for accessing the Internet. 4. Any dispute, with regard to the provision of service will be a matter only between the aggrieved party and the App Provider or PDOA or both, who will duly notify this to all before providing the service. And in no case, the DoT will bear any liability or responsibility in the matter. The App Provider and PDOA will keep the DoT indemnified for all claims, costs, charges, or damages in the matter.

5. The App Provider, PDOA, and Central Registry Provider will abide by all the terms and conditions that may be imposed by the DoT from time to time.

6. The App Provider, PDOA, and Central Registry will be responsible for any violation of the terms and conditions by anyone including but not limited to their employees.

7. The App Provider, PDOA, and Central Registry will be responsible for the correctness of the information furnished.

8. All efforts will be made by PDOAs to deploy Indian technology (i.e. technology designed & developed in India) and Made in India Wi-Fi Hotspot Access Point equipment, through which Broadband internet services will be provided under WANI framework.

9. DoT reserves the right to take appropriate action for any violation of the terms and conditions, including cancellation of registration
PM-WANI Scheme Registration & GUIDELINES

Security Conditions:
a) PDOA shall make necessary provisions for storage of user data for one year to ensure compliance with legal provisions, as required.
b) The user data privacy will be ensured by App Providers and PDOAs. Complete user data and usage logs will be stored within India.
c) Subject to terms and conditions of the Registration, the App Provider, PDOA and Central Registry Provider will take all necessary steps to
safeguard the privacy and confidentiality of any information about a third party to whom it provides the service
For More Details Call To DOT CONSULTANT #@ +91-8302935154 


DOT has been Launch PM-WANI Scheme for Free Wifi Registration, Public Data Office Aggregator (PDOA), App Provider

PM WANI WiFi scheme means wireless internet connectivity to India
DoT invites registration under the PM-WANI framework There will be no licence fee or registration for PDO (Public Data Office) for providing Wi-Fi internet. PDO could be small shops or even Common Service Centres,” communications Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Wednesday.

The registration process is an online process and will be completed within 7 working days of the receipt of applications.

What is WANI framework?

While delivery of broadband is possible through different media and technologies, under the WANI framework, it is envisaged that last mile broadband connectivity, where the consumer accesses broadband services, will be through a network of public Wi-Fi access points. The backhaul requirement for these Wi-Fi access points will be met by procuring internet bandwidth from the telecom service providers/internet service providers. Under the distributed architecture and unbundling of functions, the WANI eco-system will be operated by different players who are described herein under

Public Data Office (PDO): It will establish, maintain, and operate only WANI compliant Wi-Fi Access Points and deliver broadband services to subscribers.
Public Data Office Aggregator (PDOA): It will be an aggregator of PDOs and perform the functions relating to Authorization and Accounting.

App Provider: It will develop an App to register users and discover WANI compliant Wi-Fi hotspots in the nearby area and display the same within the App for accessing the internet service.

Central Registry: It will maintain, in accordance with the WANI architecture and specifications, the details of App Providers, PDOAs, and PDOs. To begin with, the Central Registry will be maintained by C-DoT.

For More Details Call To DOT CONSULTANT #@ +91-8302935154