Ministry of Communication Current Affairs, GK & News
The Reserve Bank of India Hub (RBIH) and the India Post Payments Bank are collaborating to improve society’s access to financial solutions. Key features The RBIH and the IPPB are partnering to design, develop and execute innovative financial products and offerings to address the lack of access to essential financial services faced by businesses as ..
According to Union Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Rajeev Chandrashekhar, six lakh villages in India will get internet connectivity by 2024 under the Bharat Net programme. Key Points According to the minister, about 2.8 lakh villages have got internet facility as of now. Government is working towards its aim to provide internet ..
Ravi Shankar Prasad, Union Minister Electronics and Information Technology in a written reply in Lok Sabha informed Parliament that all gram panchayats will be provided high speed broadband connections under BharatNet project by March 2020. Key Highlights As per the government, as of today 128870 gram panchayats have been connected with optical fibre under BharatNet ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2019
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
Topics: BharatNet • BharatNet project • Empowered Committee • Gram panchayat • Internet connectivity • Lok Sabha • Ministry of Communication • Ravi Shankar Prasad • Union Minister Electronics and Information Technology • Universal Service Obligation Fund • USOF