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Successful Completion Of 9 Years Of The Digital India Initiative

Successful Completion Of 9 Years Of The Digital India Initiative:

The Prime Minister praised the successful completion of 9 years of the Digital India initiative, highlighting its role in enhancing ‘Ease of Living’ and transparency.

  • Digital India Initiative launched in 2015 aims to transform India into a digitally empowered society and knowledge economy. It covers various projects from Central Ministries, Departments, and States/UTs.
  • Key focus areas include:
    • Digital infrastructure
    • Governance
    • Services on demand
    • Digital empowerment of citizens
  • The initiative encompasses nine pillars of growth, with the Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY) as the main coordination agency, along with other ministries and a monitoring committee led by the Prime Minister.
  • Digital India focuses strongly on expanding digital infrastructure and access to rural areas through initiatives like BharatNet for internet This helps bridge the technology access gap.