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6th anniversary of Digital India Abhiyan was observed on July 1. On the occasion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with beneficiaries of various schemes.
- Beneficiaries shared their experiences about how adopting digital methods have made their lives easier.
- PM highlighted that, principles of ‘Minimum Government, Maximum Governance’ is the need of hour in order to bridge gap between system and facilities.
- According to PM, digital India means opportunity for all, facility for all, and participation of all. It means a transparent & a non-discriminatory system an attack on corruption.