The project is on EPC basis and includes survey, design, plan, execution with active/passive (OSP+Electronics) components with commissioning of complete network. GTPL Hathway has formed a consortium with Polycab Wires to jointly implement this project.
The MSO will connect 3,767 GPs (Gram Panchayat, Package B, Saurashtra region) by implementing end‐to‐end Optic Fibre Cable and digital infrastructure at Centralised network operations centre of Gandhinagar in Gujarat. The contract value includes Capex and 3 Years Operation & Maintenance (O&M). The contract also includes further option of an extension of additional four Years of O&M mandate at additional value.
GTPL Hathway MD Anirudhsinh Jadeja said, “GTPL is proud to have won this prestigious mandate. GTPL has been playing an active role in digital initiatives such as Smart Cities and now we have won this project under Digital India Initiatives. With a team strength of more than 3500 including an on‐ground team of 1500, GTPL is uniquely positioned to create the necessary infrastructure with in-house capabilities and experience. Together with our consortium partner Polycab Wires, we are very confident to complete the project in a stipulated time frame of 1 year.”