Indian Railways to Provide Free Video Streaming Service on Trains, at Stations
Railways Brings Streaming In a delightful information for passengers in the Indian Railways, commuters may today stream HD films, web series on trains in addition to railway stations totally free of cost. The move is actually aimed at making pleasant and journeys much more relaxing.
The project will be considered by RailTel which is actually a MiniRatna or maybe a public sector business by the Government of India which seems after giving broadband as well as VPN services. RailTel will be putting up a Request for Proposal (RFP) in the very first week of August, Trak.in was told by a railway official.
The passengers are going to be in a position to able to stream high quality videos with no buffering. They may access it on the phones of theirs and other products or maybe laptop computers. The content is going to be occasionally refreshed.
“RailTel is going to provide preloaded multilingual content; films, music video clips, basic entertainment including Devotional programmes and tv serials, lifestyle related etc in shifting trains. In the situation of trains, to guarantee buffer free providers, press servers will be placed,” the railway official was quoted saying by Trak.in.
This’s the second such effort by the Indian Railways to acquire non fare revenue. Earlier, Indian Railways had permitted ads on the engines of the train of the Indian Railways.