What is PM-WANI?
The Union Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi approved the proposal of Department of Telecom (DoT) to proliferate Broadband through Public Wi-Fi networks under the framework of the Prime Minister’s Wi-Fi Access Network Interface (PM-WANI) on 9th December 2020.
Importance of PM-WANI Framework
"To facilitate ease of doing business and encourage local shops and small establishments to become Wi-Fi providers, it has been approved that the last-mile Public Wi-Fi providers require no license, no registration and will not need to pay any fees to DoT."
How to access broadband on PM-WANI Wi-Fi?
The potential user who wants to access Broadband through Public Wi-Fi will need to download the relevant App, get authenticated, and thereafter access Broadband at any Public Wi-Fi Hotspot.
Netwall provide support PM-WANI Wi-Fi Access Network Support
P.M. Wani User's Online Registration via OTP
Public Data Office will establish, maintain, and operate PM-WANI compliant Wi-Fi Hotspots and provide last-mile connectivity to deliver Broadband services to subscribers by procuring internet bandwidth from telecom service providers and/ or internet service providers.
Public Data Office Aggregator will provide aggregation services such as authorization and accounting to PDOs, thereby facilitating PDOs in providing services to the end consumer.
App Provider will develop an Application to register users and discover and display PM-WANI compliant Wi-Fi Hotspots in the proximity for accessing the internet service and also authenticate the potential Broadband users.
Central Registry will maintain the details of App Providers, PDOAs, and PDOs. It is currently maintained by the Centre for Development of Telematics (C-DoT).
P.M. Wani Software Support By Netwall
Netwall will provide a unique forum for communication through the medium of Hot-Spot
Internet access. You may able to set up NAS/BRAAS Internet-enabled Pre-Paid
Coupon based, Self-Registration Portal to public spaces throughout Cities and nearby
Area, in locations frequented by any common persons as well a business travelers,
passengers with no nearby internet cafes or other similar competition. They can check
email, locate phone numbers, and look up directions on any of the multiple online-
mapping sites. They can also simply surf the net, as their time and budget allows. By
accepting all kinds of credit cards allowed by your Payment Gateway and use pre-paid
A special Hotspots/WISP version of our market-leading
RADIUS/AAA server, that lets hotspots providers easily and profitably offer wireless
Internet access to customers, while eliminating the overhead associated with customer
provisioning, authorization and accounting.