It was a prudent move for Prime Minister Narendra Modi to revive the e-governance scheme with renewed vigour. As Gujarat chief minister, he has used IT as a tool to improve governance not just at the top level but also at the grassroots levels. It is the success in Gujarat that emboldened him to implement the e-governance scheme at the national level.
Emphasising on the need for more clarity on the programme, Sameer Kochhar, Chairman, Skoch Group, said: "We don't find any clarity on how Digital India is different from the NeGP I & II. While Modiji has made a clarion call for transformation through Digital India, the plan needs to get in sync with these transformational objectives."