Digital Gujarat will be showcased through 4G/5G digital highway infrastructure, innovative solutions from startups in different verticals, unique commerce platform and rural prosperity through use of digital technologies
Reliance Jio is committed to make Gujarat the best digitally connected state in India through tripods of energizing the power of Gujaratis’ globally acclaimed enterprise and entrepreneurship; empowering and creating an enabling ecosystem that will make Gujarati youth to be the best in the world; and harnessing the revolutionary poser emerging digital technologies of the fourth industrial revolution.
Speaking at the 9th Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit, Mukesh Ambani, CMD, Reliance Industries said, “At Reliance our motto is: India First. And within India, Gujarat First. We have so far invested nearly Rs. 3 lakh crores in the state of Gujarat and created and catalyzed over one million livelihood opportunities in Gujarat. In comparison to the past decades, Reliance will double this investment and employment numbers over the next ten years.”
Reliance Jio is looking at making Gujarat the best digitally connected state in India through extensive deployment of 4G wireless broadband network which is fully 5G ready. 4G wireless broadband network in the state in terms connectivity, connects every home and office, every school and college, every hospital and doctor and every mandi and market. This gives the state an edge over others in terms of broadband connectivity as the focus is on building smart cities and smart villages throughout the states.
Jio is also planning to nurture startups in FinTech, HealthTech and AgriTech for the well being of every citizen through innovative solutions which can be deployed both in the state as well as others states within India. Jio and Reliance Retail will also launch a unique new commerce platform to empower and enrich 12 lakh small retailers and shopkeepers in Gujarat and this can be win-win for both Gujarat and Reliance Group.
Reliance Foundation is present in all districts of Gujarat – and thousands of villages in other states in India and the foundation has demonstrated how India can move away from rural distress to rural progress through combination of digital technologies. All these will help in bringing lot of prosperity to Gujarat through Digital Gujarat strategy.