NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday launched a strong campaign for self-reliance in the technology-related sectors, which has played a key role in delivering the last mile of jobs and has great potential for job creation.
Speaking at a webinar on Technology Development, the Prime Minister said science and technology are not a separate sector as it is closely linked to digital and technology-based programming. advanced technology, which now focuses on faster delivery and empowering citizens.
Modi says communication in general, and 5G technology in particular, could enable development to deliver in service environments.
The required landscape marketing will also take place in 2022 to facilitate the transition from 5G mobile services between 2022-23, the Prime Minister said.
The development of infrastructure is related to technology, especially public delivery systems are connected to digital platforms. Technology will play an important role in writing Aatmanirbhar Bharat (self-reliant India) ,? he said in a webinar attended by representatives of several government departments and also from the private sector.
Modi emphasizes on the speed of efforts to bring new technology into the communication sector.
The server should be based in India, it should be more reliable in foreign countries. New security angles are getting involved when it comes to the communications sector, the Prime Minister said.
He said the new initiatives the government was undertaking needed to focus on ‘self-reliance’ through technology.
The 2022-23 budget focuses heavily on eastern sectors such as AI, geospatial systems, drones, semiconductors, genomics, space technology, clean technology among others ,? The Prime Minister said.