Modi said telecommunication in general, and 5G technology in particular, can enable
growth and offer job opportunities.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday made a strong pitch for self-reliance in
technology-related sectors, which play a key role in last-mile delivery of services and have
immense potential for job creation.
Addressing a webinar on ‘Technology-enabled Development’, the prime minister said science
and technology was not an isolated sector as it was closely connected with the digital
economy and based on advanced technology, which is now focusing on fast delivery and