He was speaking at the unveiling of 'Digital North East Vision 2022' here.
He said the country has 121 crore mobile and 50 crore internet connections, out of which the penetration in North East is very high.
The senior BJP leader added that the Centre could save Rs 25 crore in purchase of dustbins due to digitisation.
"When our government came, there were only two mobile phone factories. Now, we have 127. India is becoming big in mobile manufacturing in the world. Under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, we have transformed India," he added.
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