DIGITAL INDIA PROGRAMME (Syllabus: GS Paper 2 - Govt. Policies & Intervention)

News-CRUX-10     16th August 2023        
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Context: The Union Cabinet approved the expansion of the Digital India programme. The total outlay is ?14,903 crores.

Digital India programme 

  • About: It is a Rs 1,13,000-crore flagship programme of the Government of India.
  • Origin: Launched on July 1, 2015.
  • Objectives: To transform India into a digitally empowered society and knowledge economy.
  • Vision Areas:
  • Digital Infrastructure as a Core Utility to Every Citizen
  • Governance & Services on Demand 
  • Digital Empowerment of Citizens