Digital India will play pivotal role in country’s progress: PM Modi

By: | Published: July 2, 2015 5:55 AM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said his 'Digital India' initiative will play a pivotal role in the country's progress.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said his ‘Digital India’ initiative will play a pivotal role in the country’s progress.

“Today we commenced a special journey.a journey towards a #DigitalIndia where technology will play a pivotal role in India’s progress,” Prime Minister Modi said on twitter.

“Emphasised on giving digital strength to our demographic dividend, focussing on mobile governance & creating a vibrant start-up ecosystem,” he added.

“From making electronic goods that are globally competitive to enhancing cyber security, India must show the way,” he further said.

The Prime Minister earlier launched the ‘Digital India Week’ at Indira Gandhi indoor stadium in the national capital with a view to empower the people of the country through the Digital India programme.

Digital India aims to transform the country into a digitally empowered knowledge economy.

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