Prime Minister Narendra Modi will kick off Digital India Week 2022 today in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. During the program, Modi will launch several digital initiatives aimed at improving technology accessibility, streamlining service delivery to ensure ease of living, and assisting startups. Catalyzing New India’s Techade is the theme of Digital India Week.
The Prime Minister will unveil ‘Digital India Bhashini’ on the occasion, which will enable easy access to the internet and digital services in Indian languages, including voice-based access, and will aid in the creation of content in Indian languages. PM Modi will also launch ‘Digital India GENESIS,’ a National Deep-tech Startup Platform to discover, support, grow, and create successful startups in India’s Tier II and Tier III cities.
The Prime Minister will unveil ‘Indiastack.global,’ a global repository of key projects implemented as part of the India Stack, such as Aadhaar, UPI, Digilocker, Cowin Vaccination Platform, and Government e MarketPlace, among others. This contribution by India to the Global Public Digital Goods repository will help position India as a leader in developing large-scale digital transformation projects. It will also be of great assistance to other countries seeking such technological solutions.
The Prime Minister will dedicate ‘MyScheme’ to citizens, a service discovery platform that will facilitate access to Government Schemes. It intends to provide a one-stop search and discovery portal where users can find schemes for which they are eligible. He will also dedicate ‘Meri Pehchaan’- National Single Sign On for One Citizen Login- to the citizens.