CURRENT AFFAIRS QUIZ - 2019
Name the minister who planned to launch the commemoration of four years of Digital India initiative.
A)
Nitin Gadkari
B)
Ravi Shankar Prasad
C)
Prakash Javadekar
D)
Piyush Goyal

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Ravi Shankar Prasad

Note : Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad planned to launch the commemoration of four years of Digital India initiative. The event will take in New Delhi.The main aim of this initiative is to bridge the digital divide and create awareness about Information Technology. These digital services are offered by the government as well as the private sector. Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched various initiative of Digital India on 1st of July, 2015. The Digital India plan comprises various initiatives that are targeted to prepare India for becoming a knowledge economy. To bring good governance to citizens through synchronized and coordinated engagement of the entire government. The Digital India Project main aim to connect all gram panchayats by broadband connectivity.It works under BharatNet Project to promote e-governance.