Ahluwalia New Boss Of Electronics+IT, Pushes for Digital Offices

[New Delhi]Ahluwalia New Boss Of Electronics+IT, Pushes for Digital Offices
Minister of State (MoS) for Electronics and IT S S Ahluwalia today said it is important that workplaces enable digital and paperless systems to help provide a carbon-free society to coming generations.The minister, who took charge of his new office today, said he will work towards expansion of the government’s Digital India initiatives.
Ahluwalia was earlier serving as MoS for Drinking Water and Sanitation and has been assigned the new role as part of the recent Cabinet reshuffle.
He highlighted the important role played by information and communications technology (ICT), referring to it as the ‘spine’ that plays critical role in the well-being of individuals.
“I am the only one in my family in 14 generations to become a politician, most others are technocrats…I take on everything as a challenge,” he साइड
Shri S.S. Ahluwalia being greeted by the Secretary, Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, Shri Ajay Prakash Sawhney, during taking charge as the Minister for State of Electronics & Information Technology, in New Delhi on May 16, 2018.