20 May For all Defence Candidates Digital Indian Scheme
DIGITAL INDIA (MINISTRY OF ELECTRONICS AND IT)
*To transform India into digitally empowered society and knowledge economy.
*The scheme is coordinated by the department of electronics and it and implemented by all government departments.
*It has three core components: creation of digital infrastructure; delivering services digitally and digital literacy
NINE KEY POINTS OF DIGITAL INDIA PROGRAM ME ARE:
*universal access to phones
*Public internet access program me
*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 programmers
*Digital India includes development of an electronics development fund and envisages net zero electronics import target by 2020.
*It also includes the national optical fiber
*Network (NOFN) project internet connectivity to all citizens.
PRADHAAN MANTRA GRAM IN DIGITAL SAKSHARTA ABHIYAN (MINISTRY OF ELECTRONICS AND IT)
*To make rural house holds digitally literate by 2019.
*This scheme is initiated under digital India program me and expected to be one of the largest digital literacy programs in the world.
*It would empower the citizens by providing them access to information, knowledge and skills for operating computers/digital access devices.
BHARAT NET(MINISTRY OF COMMUNICATION)
Bharat net project is the new brand name of national optical fiber network (NOFN) which was launched in 2011 to provide broadband connectivity to all 2.5 lakh gram panchayats through optical fobre network with a minimum bandwidth of 100 mbps.
The projects is being implemented in phases under phase-1 ,one lakh gram panchayats have already been provided with hi-speed broadband connecitivity.phase-2 is scheduled to be completed by march 2019.
The project is being implemented in phases service obligation fund(USOF) .this fund was established with the object of improving telecom services in the remote and rural areas of india.
Bharat broadband network limited (BBNL)is this special purpose vehicle created for execution of this project.
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