Reliance Industries says to invest $39 billion in 'Digital India' program

Reuters News
Posted: Jul 01, 2015 7:33 AM

MUMBAI (Reuters) - India's Reliance Industries Ltd plans to invest about 2.5 trillion rupees ($39.3 billion) in digital initiatives, Chairman Mukesh Amabani said on Wednesday.

He did not give a timeline.

Ambani, India's richest man, was speaking at the launch of the Indian government's "Digital India Week", which is part of a campaign to provide fast internet connections for all.

(Reporting by Aman Shah; Editing by Anand Basu)