Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has underlined the need for creating more digital content in Indian languages for social good.
He said if the benefit of digital technology and e-governance is to reach the last man, it has to be in Indian languages. Mr Naidu was addressing the students and teachers of Pandit Dwarka Prasad Mishra Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design & Manufacturing Jabalpur yesterday.
He exhorted the students and academia to work for creating more digital content in Indian languages, terming it as their ‘Digital Social Responsibility’ towards the society and nation.
Mr Naidu called for sustained efforts to increase digital literacy with special focus at the school and college level. He said youngsters should come up with ideas on the best usage of technology for easing people’s lives and bring transparency in governance.