Presentation on theme: "Digital India A programme to transform India into a digitally empowered society and knowledge economy."— Presentation transcript:
1Digital IndiaA programme to transform India into a digitally empowered society and knowledge economy
2What is Digital India?Digital India is a Programme to prepare India for a knowledge future.The focus is on being transformative – to realize IT + IT = ITThe focus is on making technology central to enabling change.It is an Umbrella Programme – covering many departments.It weaves together a large number of ideas and thoughts into a single, comprehensive vision so that each of them is seen as part of a larger goal.Each individual element stands on its own. But is also part of the larger picture.It is coordinated by DeitY, implemented by the entire government.The weaving together makes the Mission transformative in totalityThe Programme:Pulls together many existing schemes.These schemes will be restructured and re-focused.They will be implemented in a synchronized manner.Many elements are only process improvements with minimal cost.The common branding of programmes as Digital India highlights their transformative impact.
3Vision of Digital India Centered on 3 Key AreasDigital Infrastructure as a Utility to Every CitizenGovernance & Services on DemandDigital Empowerment of Citizens
4Vision Area 1: Infrastructure as a Utility to Every Citizen High speed internet as a core utilityCradle to grave digital identity -unique, lifelong, online, authenticableMobile phone & Bank account enabling participation in digital & financial spaceEasy access to a Common Service CentreShareable private space on a public cloudSafe and secure Cyber-space
5Vision Area 2: Governance & Services On Demand Seamlessly integrated across departments or jurisdictionsServices available in real time from online &mobile platformAll citizen entitlements to be available on the cloudServices digitally transformed for improving Ease of Doing BusinessMaking financial transactions electronic & cashlessLeveraging GIS for decision support systems & development
6Vision Area 3: Digital Empowerment of Citizens Universal Digital LiteracyUniversally accessible digital resourcesAll documents/ certificates to be available on cloudAvailability of digital resources / services in Indian languagesCollaborative digital platforms for participative governancePortability of all entitlements through cloud
7Nine Pillars of Digital India 1. Broadband Highways2. Universal Access to Phones3. Public Internet Access Programme4. E-Governance – Reforming government through Technology5. eKranti – Electronic delivery of services6. Information for AllElectronics Manufacturing7. Electronics Manufacturing – Target NET ZERO Imports8. IT for Jobs9. Early Harvest Programmes
8Pillar 1. Broadband Highways Coverage: 250,000 GPTimeline: December 2016CAPEX: Rs 32,000 CrNodal Dept: DoTBroadband for allRuralVirtual Network Operators for service delivery.Mandate communication infrastructure in new urban development and buildings.Broadband for allUrbanCoverage: NationwideTimeline: March 2017Cost: Rs 15,686 CrNodal Dept: DeitYNational Information Infrastructure1yr: 50,000 GP2yr: 100,000 GP3yr: 100,000 GPChanges in Rules to facilitate.Integration of SWAN, NKN, NOFN. To be implemented in 2 years
9Pillar 2. Universal Access to Mobile connectivity Coverage: Remaining uncovered villages (~ 42,300 villages)Timeline: FYCost: Rs 16,000 CrNodal Dept: DoTUniversal Access to mobile connectivityOngoing Programme Increased network penetration & coverage of gaps
10Multi-Service Centres Pillar 3. Public Internet Access Programme – National Rural Internet MissionCoverage: 2,50,000 villages (now 130,000)Timeline: 3 Years - March 2017Cost: Rs 4750 CrNodal Agency: DeitYCSCs –made viable, multi-functional end-points for service deliveryCoverage: 1,50,000 Post OfficesTimeline: 2 YearsNodal Agency: D/o PostsPost Officesto becomeMulti-Service CentresOngoing ProgrammeReach of Govt. services to all GPsThis should be long term vision for POs
11Pillar 4. e-Governance: Reforming Government through Technology Government Business Process Re-engineering using IT to improve transactionsForm Simplification, reductionOnline applications and tracking, Interface between departmentsUse of online repositories e.g. school certificates, voter ID cards, etc.Integration of services and platforms – UIDAI, Payment Gateway, Mobile Platform, EDIElectronic Databases – all databases and information to be electronic, not manualWorkflow automation inside governmentPublic Grievance Redressal - using IT to automate, respond, analyse data to identify and resolve persistent problems – largely process improvementsTo be implemented across government - critical for transformation.
12Pillar 5. eKranti - Electronic Delivery of Services Technology for Education – e-EducationAll Schools connected with broadbandFree wifi in all schools (250,000)Digital Literacy programMOOCs – develop pilot Massive Online Open CoursesTechnology for Health – e-HealthcareOnline medical consultationOnline medical recordsOnline medicine supplyPan-India exchange for patient informationPilots – 2015; Full coverage in 3 yearsTechnology for PlanningGIS based decision makingNational GIS Mission Mode ProjectTechnology for FarmersReal time price informationOnline ordering of inputsOnline cash, loan, relief payment with mobile bankingTechnology for SecurityMobile Emergency ServicesTechnology for Financial InclusionMobile BankingMicro-ATM programCSCs/ Post OfficesTechnology for Justicee-Courts, e-Police, e-Jails, e-ProsecutionNational Cyber Security Co-ordination CenterOngoing Programme (NeGP) – will be revamped to cover these elements
13Pillar 6. Information for All Online Hosting of Information & documentsCitizens have open, easy access to informationOpen data platformGovernment pro-actively engages through social media and web based platforms to inform citizensMyGov.in2-way communication between citizens and governmentOnline messaging to citizens on special occasions/programsLargely utilise existing infrastructure – limited additional resources needed
14Pillar 7. Electronics Manufacturing Target NET ZERO IMPORTS by 2020 Target NET ZERO Imports is a striking demonstration of intentAmbitious goal which requires coordinated action on many frontsTaxation, IncentivesEconomies of Scale, Eliminate cost disadvantagesFocused areas – Big Ticket ItemsFABS, Fab-less design, Set top boxes, VSATs, Mobiles, Consumer & Medical Electronics, Smart Energy meters, Smart cards, micro-ATMsIncubators, clustersSkill developmentGovernment procurementThere are many ongoing programs which will be fine-tuned.Existing Structures inadequate to handle this goal. Need strengthening.
15Train people in smaller towns & villages for IT sector jobs Pillar 8. IT for JobsCoverage: 1 Crore studentsTimeline: 5 yearsCost: Rs 200 Cr for weaker sectionsNodal Agency: DeitYTrain people in smaller towns & villages for IT sector jobsScope: Setting up of BPO per NE StateCoverage: NE StatesIT/ITES in NECoverage: 3,00,000Timeline: 2 YearsTrain Service Delivery Agents to run viable businesses delivering IT servicesCoverage: 5,00,000Timeline: 5 YearsNodal Agency: DoTTelecom service providers to train rural workforce to cater to their own needsNew SchemeIT ready workforceICT enabled growth in NEOngoingSkilled VLEs and Viable CSCsTelecom ready workforce
16Pillar 9. Early Harvest Programmes Coverage: Elected representatives, All Govt employees1.36 Cr mobiles and 22 Lakh sMass Messaging Application developedIT platform for messagesBasket of e-Greetings templates availableCrowd sourcing of e-Greetings thru MyGove-Greetings Portal ready by 14 August 2014Government Greetings to be e-GreetingsCoverage: All Central Govt. Offices in DelhiOperational in DeitY & Initiated in Urban DevelopmentOn-boarding started in other deptsProcurement of devices – tender issuedBiometric attendanceTargeted Mass messaging since July 141st e-Greeting from PM on 15th Aug 2014To be completed by Oct 2014
17Pillar 9. Early Harvest Programmes Scope: All universities on NKN400 additional UniversitiesCost: Rs 790 CrWi-fi in All UniversitiesPhase I upgradation for 10 Lakh employees donePh II for 50 Lakh employees by March 2015Cost: Rs 98 CrSecure within governmentStandardised templates under preparationStandardize government designApproval - Oct Implementation done by Dec 2015to be primary mode of communicationTo be ready by October 2014
18Pillar 9. Early Harvest Programmes Coverage: Cities with pop > 1 Mill., tourist centresNodal Agency: DoT/ MoUDPublic wifi hotspotsNodal Agency: MHRD/ DeitYSchool Books to be eBooksDeitY’s Mobile Seva Platform readyNodal Agency: MoES (IMD) / MHA (NDMA)SMS based weather information, disaster alertsNodal Agency: DeitY/ DoWCDNational Portal for Lost & Found childrenDigital Cities Completed by Dec 2015Completed by Mar 2015In place by Dec 2014In place by Oct 2014
19Institutional Mechanisms at National Level D I G I T A L I N D I AInstitutional Mechanisms at National LevelMonitoring Committee on Digital IndiaDigital India Advisory Group(Chaired by Minister CIT)DeitYLine MinistriesApex Committee(Chaired by Cab Sec.)State Governments / UTsCIO
20Composition of Monitoring Committee on Digital India Prime Minister – ChairmanFinance MinisterMinister of Communications & ITMinister of RDMinister of HRDMinister of HealthSpecial Invitees:Principal Secretary to PMCabinet SecretarySecretaries of Expenditure, Planning, DoT and PostsSecretary, DeitY – Convener
21D I G I T A L I N D I A MINISTER (Communications & IT) SECRETARY (DeitY)CIOs in important MinistriesReorganisation of NICJoint Secretary(Electronics HardwareManufacturing)Joint Secretary(Personnel, Admn. &Industry Promotion S/W)Addl. Secretary(e-Gov)Addl. Secretary(Digital India)Electronic Manufacturing – Target Net Zero ImportsJoint Secretary(Capacity Building &Digital Enablementof Citizens)Joint Secretary(IT applications in un-covered areas &Process Re-engineeringJoint Secretary(InfrastructureDevelopment)Joint Secretary(e-Gov)Electronic Delivery of Services - eKrantiPublic Internet Access ProgrammeTechnology for JobsE-Governance: Reforming Government through TechnologyInformation for All
22Estimated Costs and Impacts Overall Costs of Digital India~ Rs 100,000 Cr in ongoing schemes (only DeitY, DOT & not incl. those in other line Ministries)~ Rs 13,000 Cr for new schemes & activitiesImpact of Digital India by 2019Broadband in 2.5 lakh villages, universal phone connectivityNet Zero Imports by 2020400,000 Public Internet Access PointsWi-fi in 2.5 lakh schools, all universities; Public wi-fi hotspots for citizensDigital Inclusion: 1.7 Cr trained for IT, Telecom and Electronics JobsJob creation: Direct 1.7 Cr. and Indirect at least 8.5 Cr.e-Governance & eServices: Across governmentIndia to be leader in IT use in services – health, education, bankingDigitally empowered citizens – public cloud, internet access1,00,000 – 36,000 Fab+575 Skill NII+24,000 Incentives+500 Cluster+5000 Innovation+500 Digital Literacy+4750 CSC Training+790 WiFi+98 .
23Challenges & Changes Needed Program on this scale never conceivedEach Pillar/program has own challengesHuman Resource IssuesNIC - not equipped for a fraction of this task (obsolesce) - needs revamping & restructuringDeitY – needs program managers – at least 4 more officers at senior levelsMinistries – Need a Chief Information Officer / Chief Technology Officer (CIO/CTO)Could begin with CIOs 10 major MinistriesCan be anyone – from within or outside governmentTo be patterned as AS & FAs – dual reportingFinancial Resource IssuesMostly structured around ongoing programs : Better focus, need some restructuringSome others are process improvements or better utilisation of resourcesA few new programs may be needed – particularly in Electronics manufacturing and Skill DevelopmentCoordination IssuesProgram covers many other departmentsNeed commitment and effortLeadership and support critical for success