Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in US has invited Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad for a day-long session on Digital India. Key discussions on Digital India campaign, the challenges that lies ahead and its impact on the socio-economic fabric of the country will take place during the session.
“It is indeed heartening to see that the transformational programmes of our government such as Digital India, Skill India, Stand-Up India, Aadhaar etc are generating curiosity among some of the best institutions of the world,” the Union IT minister said in a statement issued by organisers of the annual MIT-India Conference.
The event will be held on April 9. Apart from Prasad, Montek Singh Ahluwalia, former deputy chairman of the erstwhile Planning Commission will also attend this event.