The destined meeting between Satya Nadella, CEO, Microsoft, Sundar Pichai, CEO Google, and Prime Minister N Narendra Modi finally happened yesterday in course of his US sojourn. Mr Modi met the luminaries at the Silicon Valley to share and exchange some valuable insights. The PM applauded the partnership between India and United States in lines with technology.The Prime Minister also stated that he will strive to keep working towards connecting all the Indian schools, villages and workplaces powered with broadband.
Mr Modi was joined on the stage with the toast of Silicon Valley, Sundar Pichai and Satya Nadella. The others who joined him were Shantanu Narayen, Adobe Systems Inc., John Chambers, Cisco Systems Inc., and Paul Jacobs, Qualcomm Inc.
The Prime Minister of India also iterated on how mobile phones were already transforming the way India operated and worked, and affirmed to completely digitalise the Indian government establishments way forward. He also stated the Government of India will actively partner with Google Inc., to provide WiFi across 500 Indian Railways Stations.
“For nothing else will do in a country with 800 million youth under the age of 35 years, impatient for change and eager to achieve it,” he said.