Under the theme — Building Resilient Digital Bharat — the Digital Senate 2021 witnessed industry leaders, senior government officials, technology investors and experts participation.
At present RailTel provides free wi-fi service at more than 5,950 stations in the country, and the facility can be availed by anyone with a smartphone and an active connection after an OTP-based verification.
Centre clears plan to connect 12,000 Uttarakhand villages via internet under the BharatNet 2.0 project
The Union IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad confirmed that all the 12,000 villages will be connected via optical fibre internet through Bharat Net and mobile connectivity in state border areas will be improved
The company has also set up a Google for India digitisation fund through which it plans to invest Rs 75,000 crore over the next five to seven years to help India go digital
The push for resurvey and digitisation of land records in Andhra Pradesh comes from the success of resurvey done in Thakkellapadu of Jaggayyapeta mandal in Krishna district
While talking about the Bhulekh project during a panel discussion at Digital Senate Series, Lucknow, Pravir Kumar, Chairman, Uttar Pradesh Revenue Board said his organisation has digitised land records such as Khata, Khatauni, Khewat, Khasra numbers and the same is being provided to citizen online
NSDL e-governance Infrastructure Limited and Karvy Computershare Pvt. Ltd will facilitate the ease of operation for the benefit of subscribers of Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA)
The baolis which were once a major source of water for civilisations that sprung up around them, are being digitised by The Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage (INTACH) in collaboration with Google