Communications and Electronics and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad emphasized on the responsibility of G20 nations to focus on making inclusive and sustainable economies and societies that are more resilient in the face of the ongoing pandemic.
The Minister was attending an extraordinary virtual G20 Digital Economy Ministers meeting to discuss the challenges posed by the pandemic and to forge a global coordinated response harnessing Digital Technologies.
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad highlighted the steps taken by Indian Government to contain the spread and offered the roadmap for the world to emulate.
The Minister also emphasized the importance to revive the economy while continuing the fight against COVID-19.
Union IT Minister said that next phase of digitalization is about applications that will impact livelihoods, accelerate various sectors, strengthen the supply chain and build a cyber safe world.