Vaishnaw Invites G20 Nations For Cooperation In Digital Inclusion, Social Empowerment

IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw has invited G20 countries for cooperation towards digital inclusion and social empowerment, highlighting that digital platforms in India have prevented leakages in the delivery of government schemes, an official statement said on Friday. Vaishnaw — at the G20 Digital Ministers’ meeting hosted by Italy on Thursday — said that digital platforms like Aadhaar and direct benefit transfers have not only empowered people in India but have also led to savings of over USD 24 billion in the last seven years. ‘Providing digital identity Aadhaar to 1.29…

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