Kerala IT Policy 2017 (Draft)

Department of Electronics & Information Technology

Govt. of Kerala

4.5.8. Smart Village / Panchayat

Growth of the State and nation depends on its inclusive growth of rural and urban population. Kerala is planning for a focused programme to enable the inclusive growth of the state through its Smart Village Programme by leveraging wider ecosystem including government, public, corporates, academia and citizens of the state Digital Academy. Establish a Digital academy as an innovative ecosystem comprising government, students, academia, universities, research organizations, entrepreneurs, business, start-ups, training institutes etc. Virtual academy is aimed to aid various sects of the state population with ease of access to knowledge and to bridge the knowledge divide between rural and urban areas. It is envisioned to take our future generation as a leader in the academic and job markets.

Digital Empowerment Campaign Sub Policy 2: Industry Facilitation policy