Cyclone Fani: telecom companies operationalize more than 900 base stations in Odisha; restoration is working on

NEW DELHI: The Restoration Of The Telecom Infrastructure Is In Full Swing Cyclone -hit, Where Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea, And Reliance Mobile Operators Operated More Than 930 Basic Transceiver Stations (BTSs), Official Sources Said.

State-owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd ' S (BSNL) Exchange Op Puri Has Been Made Operational And Mobile Service BTS At The Exchange Building Is Now Working, She Added.

Restoration Work Is Underway In Odisha, Which Was Battered By Cyclone Storm ' Fani ' On Friday Morning.

Sources Said That 932 BTSs (base Stations For Mobile Communication) Were Made Operational By Airtel, Vodafone And Reliance Jio.

In The Neighboring, 206 BTSs Are Awaiting Restoration, She Added.

The Telecom Department Has Been Closely Monitoring The Situation And Holding Evaluation Interviews With Operators To Oversee Repair Work.

On Friday, When The Storm Smashed The Awkward Parts Of Odisha, The Facility For Free SMS Was Activated And The Free Link Between Airtel, Vodafone Idea, Reliance Jio And Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) Was Facilitated To Ensure That There Was Something Network Can Be Called Is Available.

In Addition To Other Measures, Helpline Number 1938 Was Also Activated.

Cyclonic Storm ' Fani ' Smashed The Odisha Coast On Friday Morning And Packed Heavy Rain And Winds With Speeds Of Up To 175 Km/h.

Telecom Networks In Some Parts Of Odisha, Including Puri And Bhubaneswar, Suffered Extensive Network Damage.