You may not get telephone network while you're travelling on the Delhi Metro but you will soon have free Wi-Fi while travelling. And it may be faster than the connection anything you've got at home.

According to a Times of India report, the Delhi Metro has tied up with two companies to provide Wi-Fi on all lines of the transportation network in the second half of 2016.

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Here's what you can expect:

  • Travellers will be able to access the internet using a dedicated app that will be provided, reports India Today.
  • The app will also provide location and the destination of a passenger on a real time basis, and can help them navigate across the multiple lines.
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  • It will also provide exclusive entertainment and city-based content that passengers can see on a real-time basis while travelling. So you can view content from India Food Network and Boom News while you're on the metro
  • Passengers may get Wi-Fi speeds ranging between 50 Mbps and the maximum speed could hit 1.6 Gbps.

    (Feature image source: PTI)