Indian mobile network operator, Reliance Jio partnered with Facebook to launch a digital literacy initiative named “Digital Udaan”. The main aim is to empower first-time internet users with digital literacy and understanding of the Internet in real time.
The initiative is launched in nearly 200 different locations across 13 states. It is expected to reach over 7,000 locations in the country. Through this program, it has audio-visual training in 10 regional languages.
Jio will engage with its users to help them learn about features of Jio Phone, apps, and Internet safety, including the use of Facebook. Facebook is an ally in this mission to achieve 100% digital literacy in the country. At present Jio have 300 million users and it added 8 million users in April 2019.
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