Question of The Day24-02-2021

Which is the only state in India that has made Right to Internet a basic right of its citizens?

Answer

Correct Answer : b ) Kerala

Explanation :

Kerala is the only state in India that has made Right to Internet a basic right of its citizens. In Fahima Shirin v/s State of Kerala case, Kerala hugh court has recognised the right to Internet access as a fundamental right. 

Finland is the first country in the world to make broadband internet a legal right for every citizen. 

Recently, Kerala government has launched Optic Fiber Network (KFON) project. In the first phase of this project, a complementary optical fiber cable network will be laid across Kerala.

Hence, (b) is the correct answer.

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