Reliance Infocomm Limited Jio (RJIL) announced the launch of its Jionet wireless services at the Kazi Nazrul Islam Airport located in the Andal, Durgapur subdivision in West Bengal..
The airport connects cities like Burdwan, Bankura, Bishnupur among others in South Bengal and Bokaro and Dhanbad in Jharkhand. The service is provided for free for a limited period of time so that customers can use and experience Jionet.
Speaking at the launch of the service, Reliance Jio Infocomm said, “High speed data connectivity is one of the foundations on which smart cities will be built on and is key enabler to increase GDP of the nation. We at Jio continually harness technology to bridge the Digital Divide and this initiative is one such step in the direction. ‘Jionet’ services would assist passengers at Andal airport to sample the digital ecosystem that Jio has built, comprising specially designed apps and rich content running on Jio’s fibre based high speed data networks.”
Once user login to Jionet Wifi service, then that session is valid for 24 hours, After 24 hours user has to request a new access to code by providing their mobile number. The access code will be delivered as an SMS to the given mobile number. Jionet wifi service will automatically disconnect once the system find no activity on the account of the user for 30 minutes.