37% rural youth sans Internet access: Study
Digitisation is not an end in itself, but a means to an end, says Ram Sewak Sharma, Secretary, Department of Electronics and Information Technology.
His department is the nerve of the ‘Digital India’ programme along with partners both in the public and private sector. In a conversation with BusinessLine, Sharma shared his thoughts on the programme and the future of Digital India. Edited excerpts:
Considering that a majority of of the population cannot use computers and does not possess smartphones, how will digitisation work?