New Delhi, May 15: Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said digital revolution in the country is playing a key role in making the development process accessible, inclusive and transparent.
"This digital revolution has helped in providing benefits of welfare services to the last person in the society without any hurdle," said Naqvi.
The minister was speaking at a conference of representatives of various cooperative and scheduled banks in Mumbai. He said that scheduled and co-operative banks have an important role play in strengthening “Digital India” campaign.
"The Centre's Digital India campaign has connected the common man with the government offices. Services are reaching the needy through digital medium. We have set a target to connect 2.5 lakh Gram Panchayats with national optical fibre network," said the minister.
The campaign is converting the country into a less cash economy. Digital payment, online and mobile banking system is becoming successful in the country. Less cash economy concept based on digital transaction system, will make daily life of the common man easier.