This publication studies different aspects of the development of a digital society with respect to technology adoption and the challenges anticipated therein.
Abstract: With this publication, our attempt is to provide an analysis of the initiatives taken for better governance and empowering citizens using digital platforms. It discusses the possibilities of leveraging mobile services, skilled IT workforce and Aadhaar-based authentication system to enable a digital economy. The key for digital economy is digital banking and finance systems which will need digital literacy and high trust factor. Accordingly, it also delves into different aspects of the development of a digital society and looks at the technology adoption and related challenges.