Chhattisgarh Sanchar Kranti Yojana Registration – (Latest Update) – The Chhattisgarh Government has started the Chhattisgarh Sanchar Kranti Yojana Registration. The State Government has started a new scheme called “Sanchar Kranti Yojana (SKY)” to reduce the digital distance among the citizens. Under this free smartphone distribution scheme, the government is going to distribute about 45 lakh smartphones free of cost throughout the state.
UPDATE [AS ON 21 MAY] – Application Process Start for Smartphone Distribution
For the distribution of 55 lakh smartphones, applications have been started from May 21. Application forms will be filled in all the municipal panchayats, municipalities schools from today (21 May). After the form is filled up, the forms of the eligible applicants after the claim-objection will be uploaded to the Sky portal. The last date for registration is 10 June.
Chhattisgarh Sanchar Kranti Yojana Registration
The Chief Secretary Leadership Committee has been constituted by the State Government for the effective implementation of the Sanchar Kranti Yojana in the state. In the first phase (2017-18 and 2018-19), the government will distribute 45 Lakh smartphones in the state. However, the remaining 480,000 phones will be distributed in the second phase of this scheme. Apart from this, the population of less than 1,000 people at the rural level will be covered in the second phase of this scheme. According to the provision, the service providers can install towers for free on the construction of the government. This service will be expandable, but the cost of the service will be paid by the company.
Chhattisgarh Sanchar Kranti Yojana – Objectives
The main motive of the state government behind launching this scheme is to provide free smartphones for poor citizens and to increase mobile connectivity in the state. The government will distribute smartphones in two phases under “Sanchar Kranti Yojana”.
Chhattisgarh Sanchar Kranti Yojana – 45 Lakh Smartphones Distribution
Under the Sanchar Kranti Yojana, women members will also be included. The government will provide smartphones on the same name after receiving the free smartphone, to check the misuse of this scheme, the smartphones will be linked to the beneficiary’s Aadhar and bank accounts.
Chhattisgarh Sanchar Kranti Yojana Registration – How to Apply
You can not apply online for Chhattisgarh Sanchar Kranti Yojana, for that you have to submit application form in your college, village panchayat, urban development department. For the SKY Scheme, the prescribed application format can be obtained from the concerned institution or committee office. After this, you will have to submit a photocopy of the bank passbook, voter card, Aadhar card, driving license and PAN card etc. along with the form.
Chhattisgarh Sanchar Kranti Yojana Registration – Eligibility Criteria
- According to the Social and Economic Census 2011 list in the rural areas, the government will provide mobile to the selected rural people.
- The urban poor family people selected by the urban development will be distributed to the mobile.
- In addition, in the technical and non-technical institutes, students will be given mobile/girl students.
- Smartphones will be registered by the name of the woman head in the family.
Chhattisgarh Sanchar Kranti Yojana – Smartphone Features
|For Students||For Other People|
|2 GB RAM||1 GB RAM|
|1.4 Gigaheartz Processor||1.2 Gigaheartz Processor|
|16 GB Storage||8 GB Storage|
|5 MP Front & 8 MP Rear Camera||2 MP Front & 5 MP Rear Camera|
|5 Inch Screen||4 Inch Screen|
Note – It is also estimated that some state government can also provide free internet data for a few months.
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