Q.3 Recognising the power of technology to drive inclusion at a massive scale, the state is doubling down on technology to reach more citizens and serve them better. Large segments of Indians still can’t access or haven’t learned to trust digital artefacts. In the context of this, suggest the elements to make the “digital public” a reality. (10 Marks)

Mentor’s comment- https://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/how-to-create-a-truly-digital-public-digital-india-digital-certificates-7598043/ In the intro, mention the issue of digital exclusion. In the body, mention the issue of digital exclusion of a large section of the population due to issue of lack of trust, the paradigm of technology is built around the elite citizen etc. In the suggestions mention understanding socio-cultural contexts and lived realities before … Continue reading Q.3 Recognising the power of technology to drive inclusion at a massive scale, the state is doubling down on technology to reach more citizens and serve them better. Large segments of Indians still can’t access or haven’t learned to trust digital artefacts. In the context of this, suggest the elements to make the “digital public” a reality. (10 Marks)