Vadakkekara in Ernakulam district of Kerala, India has become the first e-Learning constituency in Kerala. Chief Minister V S Achutanandan has formally inaugurated the project on March 16, 2007.
The INR 10 million project is launched at the Nedumbassery School grounds at nearby Athani. As part of the project, computers would be provided in all schools . Edusat Receive Only Terminal (ROT) would be set up in all high schools and higher secondary sections in aided and government schools with the help of KELTRON and IT@School programme. More than 100 schools will get the facilities. The main aim of the project is to improve the quality of education. Computers would be provided in all lower primary and upper primary schools in the constituency free of cost. A kit containing 50 CDs would be distributed in all schools in the constituency.