The Pak-China Fiber Optic Cable, which associates Pakistan with China through Khunjerab, was introduced and put into benefit before today.The Pak-China Fiber Optic Cable covers a separation of 822 kilometers and keeps running from Rawalpindi till Khunjerab go to interface with China.
The link will be worked and kept up by Special Communication Organization. Huawei Technologies sent the undertaking at an aggregate cost of $44 million.
The Inauguration Ceremony for the Fiber Optic Cable occurred at Pak-China Friendship Center prior today. The main visitor of the occasion was Prime Minister of Pakistan Justice (R) Nasirul Mulk.The service was likewise graced by the Army Chief General Qamar Bajwa, China’s Ambassador to Pakistan Yao Jing, Federal Minister for Information and Technology Muhammad Yusuf Shaikh, Huawei Middle East Region President Charles Yang, Special Communications Organistaion (SCO) Director General Major General Amir Azeem Bajwa HI (M), and Inspector General Information Technology Deputy General Humayun Aziz.
The PM formally initiated the venture and the primary live video call to SCO’s office in Khunjerab was made amid the occasion. A keepsake during the current day was displayed to the PM by IG Communication and Information Technology.
It’s apropos to specify here that the Pak-China Fiber Optic link is the main ICT based venture that is ordered under CPEC.
With this new link, Pakistan just recovered another fast pull to interface the nation with the outside world. The link is additionally the best way to associate with the outside world through land, all other global associations are overseen through submarine links.
The following are Pakistan’s present worldwide transmission capacity points of interest:
TW1 with a plan limit of 1.28Tbps
Ocean Me-We-3 with 480 Gbps in two fiber sets
Ocean Me-We-4 with an outline limit of 1.28Tbps
I-ME-WE with the maximum limit of 3.86Tbps
AAE-1 with a limit of 40Tbps
Ocean Me-We-5 with an outline limit of 24Tbps
Pak-China Fiber Optic Cable