TCIL is executing a Rural Hardware project called DARPAN - "Digital Advancement of Rural Post Office for A New India" with Ricoh India Limited for Department of Posts, Government of India. The project is a part of the larger IT modernization project being undertaken by the Department of Posts. The total value of the projects is approx. INR 1361 Cr. and involves supply of Rural ICT Hardware for approx. 1,30,000 Post Offices comprising of Main Computing Devices, Hand Held Scanner and Solar Solution (Supply and Installation) along with setting up of L2 Helpdesk, Service Centers, Training and provisioning of 2G/ 3G connectivity through different Network Service Providers (NSP) under implementation phase (13 Months) and subsequent maintenance for 5 years.