To introduce the Digital India Campaign initiated bygovernment of india and its impact on Indian Economy. To know about the pillarsfor the implementation of the programme. To study the impact of digitalisationon various sectors of Indian economy. To find out about the challenges faced inthe implementation of the Programme. Methodology: This paper is based on the secondary data. Thispaper covers Digital India Programme and the Impact of digitalisation on IndianEconomy, which has PAN India coverage. Only secondary data from some reliablegovernment sources and research papers of eminent researchers have been used.
Andthe newspaper articles are also important source for the study.Findings: This digital initiative has given a boost to thee-transactions on mobile and internet in the banking sector. A digitallyknowledgeable and empowered population can transform the whole economy. Theautomation of the economic sectors will lead to better performance and growthof the sectors, which in turn impact the growth rate of the economy.Digitalisation will lead to cost savings, increased output, better employment,enhanced productivity & literacy, etc. In the agricultural sector and inIndustrial sector, digitalisation will help in betterment of all the processes,be it, purchasing, selling, inventory control, trade relations, employment,product innovation & development, etc. Automation of Service Sector willhelp in growth of the sector by increasing the ease in access to and renderingof the services.
Wider customer reach and customization of services accordingto customer’s requirements also boost the demand for services. A digitallyempowered economy develops much faster, effectively and efficiently due tobetter utilisation of its capital as well as human resources. And India being acountry with such huge manpower resources, if utilised properly, can achieveunprecedented growth rate and put the country in top position along with thedeveloped economies.Improvements: The Digital India Programme has just startedoff fresh, and therefore not much data is available regarding the impact of theprogramme itself. Further improvements can be affected by keeping in view theimpact of the programme on the economy.