PM Narendra Modi at the inauguration of the sixth edition of the India Mobile Congress:
This summit is global but the voice is local. Today is a special day to witness the New India’s capabilities.
Today, the launch of 5G is a gift from the telecom industry to 130 crore Indians.
5G will take connectivity to the last mile. Children in villages will now have access to online education – a major milestone in the vision of a Digital India.
India will play an important role in the technological revolution of the world. With 5G India is leading & setting the global standard in telecom technology.
5G will open many opportunities for the youth. This is a big step towards our vision of a Viksit Bharat.
India will not be just a consumer of technology. New India will play an active role in the development and implementation of the technology.
narendra modi, prime minister
Digital India’s success is based on 4 pillars –
1. Cost of Device 2. Digital Connectivity 3. Data Costs 4. Digital First Approach
Prices of electronics will go down only when we become Aatmanirbhar. In 2014 there were only 2 mobile manufacturing facilities, today that number has increased to over 200 manufacturing facilities.
Digital India is not just an initiative, but the vision that will propel us to achieve the vision of New India. Through Digital India we can ensure holistic growth