HYDERABAD: Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) on Saturday inaugurated the first free WiFi villages in Tharparkar.
The inauguration ceremony was performed the SECMC’s Chief Executive Shamsuddin Shaikh and journalist Reham Khan.
Shaikh informed that two villages which have been given access to free Wifi are Tharyo Halepoto and Senhri Dars, which are located near the project’s site in Thar Coal block II.
He added that in the second phase all the schools in the block II will be provided with free WiFi.
The company’s $2 billion project involves the coal mining and production of 660 megawatt electricity from coal by 2019.
Published in The Express Tribune, March 12th, 2017.