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Google CEO Sundar Pichai spoke on various platforms of Digital India with Communications Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank as part of Google for India’s sixth edition program. Pichai said that he will make affordable information accessible to every Indian in their own language.
Our aim is to create new products and services as per the need of India and empower businesses for digital transformation, providing artificial intelligence and technology benefits for social well-being in areas like health, education and agriculture.
Two million youth employed since September last year
Google officials said that two million youth have been linked with employment since September 2019. Work continues to reduce the distance between job seekers and employers. Our effort is to make the entire transaction digital through Google Pay instead of cash in the business of the company. Measures to secure digital transactions are being worked out. The story of successful business taking digital to business in partnership with Prasar Bharati will be included in the Learning Series.
Work on online learning in 22 thousand schools
Pichai said that Indian education including the world has changed due to Kovid-19. Training of teachers is necessary to connect students from home to online classrooms. Under this, Google India has become a partner in CBSE, skill education and training. Online learning is being done in 22 thousand schools across the country. Only one million will be given to Kevalya Education Foundation. In this, seven lakh teachers will be given virtual training.