Telecom operator Vodafone India has entered into a collaboration with the Indian Railways, to set up free WiFi zone at Ahmedabad’s railway station in Kalupur. According to the company, anyone will be able to avail the WiFi services irrespective of their telecom operator. The free WiFi will be free for up to 20 minutes of ‘uninterrupted’ usage or 100MB data, whichever comes first. The user can reconnect for free usage every 24 hours. Note that it's not clear what Vodafone means by uninterrupted; will the user’s 20 minutes of time be reset if he/she disconnects in 19 minutes? Furthermore, it's not clear if users can pay for more WiFi usage, and if so, how and how much. We have written to Vodafone asking about these issues and will update the story accordingly. The public Wifi space has been really picking…
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