Hyderabad: Continuing to build on its vision of ‘Digital Telangana’, Google India and the Telangana Government on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to improve and get more local language content online using Google’s digital publishing tool, Navlekha. The effort has already rolled out several initiatives aimed towards bridging the digital divide, mentoring local startups and enabling small and medium businesses to gain from the internet.
As part of the MoU, Google will work with the state government to help digitize the government’s content in Telugu to make it easier for the common man to get access to all the information and services on government sites in their local languages. Besides, Google will also collaborate with the Telangana Government to support its digital literacy vision and aid in the overall digitization agenda of the state. Google will also be involved in providing technical mentorship and advisory support to various government departments for successful implementation of multiple digital projects. (IANS)