Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 24, 2018 interacted with IT professionals and tech-enthusiasts during a Townhall meeting in New Delhi and urged them to volunteer for social causes. The prime minister urged the IT professionals, experts and technocrats from all over the country through video conferencing at the event where he also launched the ‘Self4Society’ initiative. During the meeting, issues related to digital outreach and social inclusion came to fore as PM addressed the gathering.
The prime minister said the government may have big schemes and budgets but the success of any initiative lies in public involvement. While batting for inclusive growth, he said it is important to create equal opportunities for everyone.