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India launches ambitious plan for a robust digital future

Govt also aims to cut electronics imports by 2020
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 05:50
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Mr Modi wants greater Internet connectivity and services for more of the country's people and jump-start electronics manufacturing.

New Delhi

STANDING alongside some of the titans of Indian industry and senior ministers in his cabinet, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the start of a "Digital India week" at a packed stadium in the capital last week, highlighting his government's push for greater Internet