National Digital Communication Policy an attempt to make India global digital product hub: PM Narendra Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday (February 17) that National Digital Communication Policy is an attempt to make India a global digital product hub. He said the government is taking numerous steps to free the IT industry from unnecessary regulations.

Speaking at the NASSCOM Technology & Leadership Forum 2021, the Prime Minister cited the liberalised regulations on geospatial data, making it freely available in the country for innovation and IT companies.

He said the change is made specifically for Indian companies through updating the current guidelines pertaining to developing map technologies.

Congratulating the Indian IT industry for running the industry even during Covid-19 restrictions, he said, “India is full of self-confidence. We have seen at the borders also. India has confidence we will keep India secure,” while referring to India`s response to China in Eastern Ladakh.