Digital India is an endeavor to watch for investment, technology, apps and employment to create a synergy for delivery of services to citizens.
PM Modi has announced with great fanfare Digital India Project. This program will entail massive investment in technology and infrastructure build up, but opens a new vista for effective service provision, and convergence of several digital activities, in addition to opening new opportunities for employment generation.
The scheme with a planned allocation of Rs one lakh crore aims to establish a digital platform to connect and deliver Government programs and Services to individual citizens across India, and thereby digitally connect the country and people. The project plans to harness power of information technology for expediting services. To ensure wide coverage and end result a simultaneous plan to cover all villages in country with high speed by 2019 has also been launched.