Ernakulum: mphone, the single smartphone manufacturing company in South India, functions as per the directions issued by Indian MSMEs, all set to disburse a total of RS 2Cr worth phones for the financially backward students.
In the backdrop of the COVID 19 pandemic, the educational institutions in the state could not have opened in this academic year and students started procuring education through online classes since June 1. This led to the situation of financially backward students deprived of education as they are not able to attend online classes. The Incident of a 9th standard student committed suicide at Valancherry in Malappuram district, paved the way for a wide-scale discussion over the woes of students who are not able to attend online classes.
mPhone, the single smartphone manufacturing company in Kerala decided to distribute total RS 2Cr worth phones for the financially backward students by joining with the charitable trusts other organizations. In many districts in the Malabar region, the company has already started distributing phones to the students. The company plans to have provided phones for the students with a reduction from half of its real cost for a short span. mphones decided to hand over the phones to the customers within 24 hours after the phone being booked.