BBNL - BSNL Merger: Efforts Boast Broadband to Remote Village in India

It is difficult to see whether the BBNL-BSNL merger will spur efforts to provide broadband to villages in India.

In April 2022, it was announced that India’s flagship rural broadband project: Bharat Broadband Network Limited (BBNL), a special purpose vehicle set up to operate BharatNet, would be merged with Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), the national telecom service provider.