PUTRAJAYA: The government, with the cooperation of local telecommunication companies, will provide 1GB free internet to all users from 8am to 6pm daily, Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said on Friday.

Announcing this when unveiling the short-term National Economic Recovery Plan (Penjana) here, the prime minister said the free internet initiative would be provided until Dec 31 this year to enable users to surf educational websites and to fully utilise video conference applications.

“Apart from that, all users will also get unlimited free access to government websites and Covid-19 applications, especially MySejahtera,” he said.