Digital India Current Affairs - 2020

Ghar Tak Fibre Scheme launched in Bihar

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched nine highway projects and Ghar tak Fiber scheme in Bihar on September 21, 2020. Under the Ghar tak fibre Scheme, optical fibre services will be provided to households. About Highway Projects The Highway projects will construct 350 km of road. The roads will be built at a cost Read More…

GoI bans printing of calendars, diaries and festival greeting cards

The Government of India banned printing materials such as diaries, calendars and festival greeting cards. The order was passed by the Ministry of Finance. The ministry has asked the government organs to adopt digital means to publish such materials. Highlights The Government of India has banned calendars, diaries, coffee table books, and festival greetings. This Read More…

Measurement and Monitoring Water supply under Jal Jeevan Mission

The Government of India has decided to provide smart rural water supply system under Jal Jeevan Mission, Digital India, Atma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan and Make in India. The Jal Jeevan Mission is being implemented in the country with the aim of providing clean tap water connection to every rural household by 2024. Under the programme, Read More…

GoI to deliver services of UMANG Application through Common Service Centres

On August 27, 2020, the National E-Governance Division and the Common Service Centres (CSC) signed a pact to facilitate the delivery of UMANG application services through CSCs. By this, the services of the application will reach the citizens easily as the network of Common Service Centres are strong with more than 3.75 lakhs connected together. Read More…

Indian Air Force launches MY IAF Application

On August 24, 2020, the Indian Air Force launched MY IAF mobile application. The application provides career related information and job details to candidates. Highlights The mobile application will hold details related to selection process, syllabus, training, payment and other relevant details. The launch is a part of Digital India initiative. It was developed by Read More…