Technology can play a big role in taking prosperity to every nook and corner of the country: Goyal

Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on Sunday said technology can play a big role in driving prosperity to the far-flung corners of India and help democratize infrastructure like healthcare through telemedicine and education. Is.

Goyal said the idea behind ‘Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC)’ is to protect small retailers.

“Big e-commerce companies are contributing to the economy of the country and thus making their way. There is no problem in this. But should small retailers be allowed to perish, as has happened in the Western world? Shouldn’t we save livelihood?”