Ministry of Electronics and IT (MeitY) Current Affairs, GK & News

MEITY Grievance Appellate Committees

The IT Rules of 2021 say that Social Media Companies such as Facebook should compulsorily appoint Grievance officers. These officers should be from India. They will oversee the complaints made by social media users. Now the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology is forming a committee to which these officers will report to. The committee ..

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Ayush Grid Project: MoU between Ayush Ministry & MeitY

Ministry of Ayush and Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY) inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for Ayush Grid Project. As a part of MoU, MeitY will provide technical support to Ministry of Ayush to digitise Ayush Sector, for a period of 3 years. Highlights of the MoU include; This MoU is continuation of ..

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Critical Information Infrastructure

In a notification issued on June 16, 2022, the Union Ministry of Electronics and IT (MeitY) has declared IT resources of HDFC bank, ICICI Bank, and NPCI as ‘critical information infrastructure (CII)’. What is critical information infrastructure? According to Information Technology Act of 2000, “Critical Information Infrastructure” is a “computer resource”.  Incapacitation or destruction of ..

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India’s First Display Fabrication Unit

On June 12, 2022, Government of Telangana signed an MoU with Bengaluru-based Elest, to set up India’s first display fabrication unit in Hyderabad. Highlights The display fabrication unit will be set with an investment of Rs 24,000 crore. It will be set up under India Semiconductor Mission Programme of Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology. ..

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