In many countries, governments are spending a large amount of money on improving internet access. Why is it happening and do you think it is the most appropriate use of government money?
Technological advancements are always required for the development of a country as a whole .Government’s consider internet as a base of technology for which the foundation has to be laid along the length and breadth of the country.This has led to an increase in the percentage spending with respect to the annual budget.In this essay we are going to analyze is this the appropriate way to use the government’s budget and provide suitable suggestions.
Improving the internet connectivity across the nation seem to be a step towards digital life.Digital life ensures better connectivity and exposure to rural areas where internet could serve as a medium of education and innovation.When students and graduates use it to the fullest they develop better skill sets for education and employment. With better skill sets the graduates would be fully employable which would boost the job market and benefit the economy.Students will maintain par excellence while competing with students of other countries in the global scenario with the support of internet.Internet is more of an open ground to innovate in a better way for students pursuing their education.
Digital life through internet is meant to make day to day life better. With Internet as a tool any medical emergencies can reach for support through various mediums like facebook, twitter etc.What we are currently witnessing is a digital era where even critical medical emergencies are handled through skype calls from various countries and medical funding or support is garnered through these medium with a click of a button.
Considering Education, Health care benefits and Employment as a primary requirement, our above discussion has shown how internet is key in improving these primary aspects and thus we should support the government’s decision to consider a major spending for improving the internet access of the nation. This is going to be more of an one time investment with an nominal maintenance in the forthcoming years.