elets Digital India Knowledge Exchange 2016 –
Decoding Aspects of Digital India
There are two important aspects of Digital India project: one is Internet of Things (IoT), which includes ensuring smart devices to safeguard valuable data and the second one is empowering people with the skill set of IT. At present, we have 40 per cent digitally illiterate population. If these people are not educated about IT, there will be a huge social gap, which can become very tough to cover in the long run.
Prosperity Needs Protection
Today, one of the biggest problems that we are facing in the insurance sector is that insurance has been confined upto only life insurance in India. Talking about the general insurance space, as an economy grows and progresses, what happens is that prosperity needs protection. It also brings health issues that again need insurance, which is available in general insurance.