The world's cheapest tablet - "Aakash II", will be available soon in India with major upgradtion and most exciting information is that the "Aakash II" will be available with the same price.
Kipal Sibal (Telecom and HRD Minister) said the previous manufacturer of the tablet - "Datawind" will not be associated with Indian Government to carry out this project. The Government has tied-up the project work with C-DAC and ITI. Also added by Mr. Sibal that the latest version will be launched in the same year 2012. When you dream bigger, things dont move smooth.
The Aakash tablet is priced at approximately $49 (Rs 2414).