Taking one more step towards path of Developed India, Our honorable Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi launched the more striving “Digital India” program on 1st of July at the most prestigious Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium in the national capital. With the help of the Digital India campaign, Mr. Modi wants to create a participative, transparent and responsive government.
Big guns from Digital – IT firm like Mukesh Ambani, Cyrus Mistry, Azim Premj and many others make their presence.
First of all we need to know – What is Digital India?
Digital India is a project from which government is taking a big step to transmute the India into a powerful digital country.
Top 10 Pillars of Digital India Project –
- Broadband Highways
- Universal Access to Phones
- Public Internet Access Programme
- e-Governance – Reforming government through Technology
- e-Kranti – Electronic delivery of services
- Information for All
- Electronics Manufacturing – Target NET ZERO Imports
- IT for Jobs
- Early Harvest Programmes
- Digital Empowerment to citizens of India.
Top Salient Features of Digital India Campaign
Digital Locker System
The main of goal of digital locker system is to diminish the use of physical documents and more sharable across the agencies. The e-sharing of document can be done through online registration.
The Government of India implemented this as a platform for citizen engagement in governance, through a “Discuss”, “Do” and “Disseminate” approach.
Sawchh Bharat Misssion Mobile App
This mobile app would be used by people of India and Government bodies to maintain goals of Sawchh Bharat Mission.
National Scholarships Portal
This is one stop portal for end to end scholarship process right from submission of student application form, verification and providing scholarship to beneficiary.
Next Generation Network
BSNL has introduced Next Generation Network (NGN), to replace 30 year legacy exchanges.
Wifi with Mobile Device
BSNL has undertaken large scale deployment of Wi-Fi hotspots throughout the country. The user can latch on the BSNL Wi-Fi network through their mobile devices.