USOF, Prasar Bharati and ONDC Sign MoU For Rural Digital Service

  • The Universal Service Obligation Fund (USOF) has signed a tripartite MoU with Prasar Bharati and Open Network for Digital Commerce to promote affordable digital services in rural India.
  • The MoU aims to bundle broadband services with OTT and e-commerce platforms for rural India using BharatNet infrastructure under the USOF.
  • The collaboration is based on the Prime Minister’s vision to foster a conducive digital innovation environment.
  • Prasar Bharati will source and produce content for its OTT platform, while ONDC will provide technical expertise for enabling digital commerce in various services.
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