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NIEIT to Help Rajasthan Grow in Electronics and IT: Minister

NIEIT has an important role in chasing digital India dream, digital literacy, Make in India and skill India.

Press Trust Of India

Updated:January 25, 2017, 7:45 AM IST
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Union minister P P Chaudhary said that institutes like NIEIT will help Rajasthan grow in the electronics and IT sector and contribute to India's digital ambitions.

The union minister of state for electronics and IT further was in the city to take part in an event.

Rajasthan has made commendable progress in contributing to India s digital dream, he said.

More than 40,000 students of the state are connected with E-Mitra's common service centres, which is an achievement itself, said Chaudhary.

He said his ministry wants the state to grow by leaps and bounds in electronics and IT sector and institutes like National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIEIT) are established here.

NIEIT has an important role in chasing digital India dream, digital literacy, Make in India and skill India.

"The institutes have worked tremendously towards digital literacy, and we want to increase NIEIT existence in other states like Rajasthan," he added.

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| Edited by: Krishna Sinha Chaudhury
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