By Himansha Sharma, Bhopal: Science & Technology Department has launched a special campaign to impart training to 5 lakh women in Madhya Pradesh to promote use of and create awareness about internet and computer among women. The campaign has been christened as e-Shakti Abhiyan. The campaign is being conducted by MAP-IT with the cooperation of “Google India”.
Basic computer training has been imparted to over one lakh 59 thousand women in the first phase of e-Shakti Abhiyan. Under the campaign, training is being imparted regarding basics like browsing of internet on mobile/laptop, using search option, using YouTube for searching and watching online videos, introduction of e-mail and starting e-mail account, social media and SMS. On all subjects, information is being given through live demonstrations of videos and tutorials.
The campaign is being conducted through coordination between MAP-IT of Science & Technology Department and Women & Child Development Department.