On Sunday, Telecom📡 Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said that in next 5-8 months, the number of Internet users in 🇮🇳 is expected to go up to 50 cr. It is presently 40 cr with 70% of users accessing the internet via mobile 📱. 💯cr out of a total of 125 cr Indians have mobile phones, and the number increases by about 30 lakh people every month. He said that the NDA🔸 govt. led by PM Modi✌, “is trying to awaken efficiency and innovation of the public,” adding that just as Vajpayee was known for constructing National Highways🛣, Modi will be known for Information Highways📡. If the SC agrees to making the Aadhar card🎫 mandatory, then many will reap the benefits of many schemes to promote good governance. He also said that the government is working to connect 2.50 lakh gram panchayats using optical fibre〰 networks.