There are numerous Advantages of Digital India Programme for the country out of which we are going to discuss 7 main advantages of Digital India programme. Since the formation of this term, Indian Government is bringing new and advanced ways to promote it among citizens. Since the formation, we have already started to see the surge in the number of Digital Transactions, Online Information sharing, Direct and Digital distribution of subsidies to the consumer, Digital literacy mission by bringing Pradhan Mantri Digital Saksharta Abhiyan, Boost in the total number of Internet Users. The main benefits of providing
Top Benefits of Digital India Programme-
Since the demonetization of Rs. 500 and 1000 currency notes in 2016, Current Prime Minister of India is promoting Indian Economy to adopt Digital Transaction systems in their day to day life. BHIM App is introduced by the Indian Government to promote Digital Transactions in India. By using Digital Payment apps they are planning to curb the Black money in Market. Apart from Digital Transactions, there are many other benefits of Digital India Programme in India which we are going to list below.
1- Surge in Online Transactions-
Since Indian Government has started issuing License for Payment Banks in India under Digital India Programme people are getting acquainted with the online payment system more and more. BHIM App, PhonePe, Paytm and almost all the Bank have their own Payments apps in which anyone can register and start doing the online transactions like Payment for services, Online Recharge/ Bill payments, Receiving and Sending money using UPI. According to a Reserve Bank of India Report, The Digital Transactions in India has reached a whopping 1.11 Billion mark in January 2018.
2- Rapid Increase in Internet users-
According to a report we almost have 1186.84 million mobile phone users in India. The number of Internet users has reached the 500 million users mark as of 30th June 2017. A surge in the number of Internet users will help Govt. in bringing E-Governance to the citizens of India both Urban and Village population.
Villagers are already started getting benefits, They are now able to apply online for Income certificate, Caste Certificate, Subsidies online.
3- Delivery of All Governmental services Electronically-
Millions of Bank account holders have already attached their Aadhar card with their Bank accounts this will help in curbing Black money circulation from Economy. Earlier Indian citizen was used to fill form manually which was taking huge time. But nowadays they can apply for various services online which help in getting things done quickly.
4- IT for Jobs
With the Influential Skill India programme Employment opportunities are increased, Skill India programme is helping to train job aspirants in such a way to create them jobs ready.
5- With the help of Digital Literacy Mission we are bringing education to a new level where it was just a dream. With online method education system is now available in the rural area with the help of the Internet.
6- With Digital Locker our Documents are stored safely and it can be accessed by the user anytime and anywhere.