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'Digital India' Initiative of Government of India

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The Government of India has launched ‘Digital India’ Initiative to make digital literacy in India to the next level and use information technology to create a participative, transparent and response government. The approximately US$ 17 billion initiative aims to provide digital resources in Indian languages; citizens not required to submit physical documents, etc.; seamless integration across various government departments; and providing high-speed internet, mobile phone and bank account enabling participation in digital and financial space and creating a safe and secure cyber space. The ‘Digital India’ Initiative provides opportunities for all national and international players in IT, computers and networking to participate and benefit in various ways.

For more details on the Digital India Initiative,  click here.