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Digital India goes rural: Modi’s ‘DigiGaon’ to bring villages on Wi-Fi Internet to boost literacy, incomes

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  • Date Added: Feb 03, 2020
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FINANCIALEXPRESSS MAY-2018 Pushing the Digital India initiative to the next level, the Narendra Modi government’s Digital Village or DigiGaon programme not only attempts to connect villages with Wi-Fi but also provide digital literacy to its residents and assist in entrepreneurship opportunities such as setting cottage industries for manufacturing candles, incense sticks or sanitary napkins.