DIGITHON Delegation visiting USA to promote Digital Village Initiative

DIGITHON Delegation visiting USA to promote Digital Village Initiative

Telangana Information Technology Association (TITA) team has announced its schedule to make a maiden visit to United States of America to promote their flagship program ‘DIGITHON- Digital Village’ initiative. TITA president Sundeep Kumar Makthala will be travelling in US from July 1 to 9, to promote Digital Telangana.


qIt all started on December17, 2015, with TITA taking up a unique initiative to adopt a village under the digital literacy program designed as per National Digital Literacy Mission (NDLM). This initiative in Telangana spearheaded by TITA made Basar village in Adilabad district, as first 100 per cent digital literate village in Telangana.  TITA has then adopted Narsingapur, Nizamabad district and Ghatuppal, Nalgonda as its next venues to make digital villages and completed the digital program successfully.

These historic events brought highest accolades to Telangana Information Technology Association (TITA) from union minister of Communications and Information Technology of India Mr. Ravi Shankar Prasad.

To take this social event further, Digithon team has decided to promote the Digithon Digital village initiative to NRIs requesting them to adopt a digital village. On July 2, 2016, Digithon session is scheduled in American Telugu Association (ATA) silver jubilee conference in Rosemont, IL, Chicago. In a note to NRIs, TITA President Makthala appealed to them to be sponsor for their own village and join hands in making Telangana state as 100 per cent Digital Literate state.

Those who are interested to sponsor a digital village can contact Manoj Thatikonda @ (+1) 330 402 8877 or Venkat Thudi @ (+1) 847 749 5516 or Sundeep Kumar Makthala @ (+91) 8123123434. (NSS)