KLI Project

The KLI project envisions the development of submarine optical fiber cable connectivity between Kochi in Kerala and the Lakshadweep Islands. The project will provide telecom connectivity to 1 islands in Lakshadweep, namely-  Kavaratti, Kalpeni, Agati, Amini, Androth, Minicoy, Bangaram, Bitra, Chetlat, Kiltan and Kadmat. It is to be funded by the Universal Service Obligation Fund under the Department of Telecommunication and executed by BSNL. The project is expected to be completed by 2023.