Hyderabad, April 18: Riding high on the free wi-fi bandwagon, IT minister KT Ramarao on Thursday inaugurated free wifi services here.
The free wi-fi services are available in areas such as Lumbini Park, Tank Bund, Necklace Road and adjoining areas up to 10-km radius.
Rao made the first phone call to Union Telecom Minister Ravishaka Prasad using the wi-fi service and spoke to him for five minutes.
Free wi-fi will be available for the first half hour following which people can pay Rs 30, Rs 50, Rs 90 and Rs 150 for a validity of 30, 60, 120 minutes and one day, respectively.
Tourists will be able to enjoy the wi-fi services at a speed of 2 Mbps to 20 Mbps.