IFFCO Kisan Sanchar Limited
Activity : Rural Telecom related Services
Corporate Office : New Delhi
IFFCO, together with Telecom major Bharti Airtel and Star Mobitel, has promoted IFFCO KISAN SANCHAR LTD (IFFCO Kisan).
The Telecom products of Airtel are made available to farmers and people living in villages. The same SIM Card which is used for communication is turned into a powerhouse of knowledge for empowering people living in villages through relevant & pertinent information which is being provided by IFFCO Kisan through Value Added Service (VAS).
IFFCO Kisan has been running successfully the Kisan Call Centre Service (KCC) in 14 centres of the country by 565 Farm Tele Advisors for Department of Agriculture and Cooperation under Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of India since 2012. KCC Services have drawn national visibility and IFFCO Kisan is actively working with DAC to ensure high quality of services to the farmers who call on KCC.
The Company has also developed and launched a Rural Portal “Gram Sanjeevani” to promote greater use of data related services in rural India with interactive and farmer friendly Content.
The ICT Infrastructure of IFFCO Kisan was moved to a Cloud environment for efficient management of IT services.
A farmers friendly mobile app 'IFFCO Kisan' has been developed and launched to provide customized and personalized advisory and information services related to weather, agriculture, animal husbandry, market information and other areas of interest to them.
IFFCO Kisan is poised to grow further to work for the upliftment of farmers by innovative use of technology.