"I don't have any doubt that it will become $1 trillion in 7 year. My humble request is why to wait for 7
years. Can we do it in 3-4 years?" the law and IT minister said in a keynote address to technology leaders here.
The meeting on building India's digital economy was attended by experts like Nasscom President R Chandrashekhar, Google India's Rajan Anandan, Wipro's Rishad Premji, Indian Cellular Association National President Pankaj Mohindroo, Internet and Mobile Association of India President Subho Ray
and Hike Messenger CEO Kavin Bharti Mittal among others.
The Indian IT sector has crossed Rs 10 lakh crore in revenue and exports have crossed Rs 7.5 lakh crore, Prasad said, adding that the country needs to develop its own model for digital development that is inclusive.
technology for cyber security, he added.
Minister of State for Law and IT PP Chaudhary said that cyber security is of immense important and companies should look at storing all data within Indian boundaries in secure manner.
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