Policy for data center parks across the country in Anvil: Sitharaman

NEW DELHI: The government will present a policy for data center parks across the country, the finance minister said Saturday.

The government has provided Rs 6,000 crore for in FY21, she said adding that fibre-to-home through BharatNet will link 1 lakh gram panchayats this year.

In presenting the budget for 2020-21, Sitharaman said that all public institutions at levels such as police stations and post offices will be digitally connected.

He also announced a disbursement of Rs 8,000 crore provided for the National Mission and the Request for 5 years.

Live plus The government will also consider corporatisation of at least one major port and listing it on stock exchanges, she said.

To achieve greater export credit, a new scheme is being launched that provides greater insurance coverage and a reduced premium, he said.

Sitharaman también dijo que 150 institutos superiores comenzarán la capacitación de aprendices para estudiantes de categoría general, y agregó que las niñas en todos los niveles de educación son plus altas que los niños.

The government has allocated Rs 28,600 crore for programmes, specifically for women, Sitharaman said.