Dr. Kalam’s Vision 2020: Transforming India into a ‘Developed’ Nation

The ‘People’s President’ Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam might not be with us anymore, but he will always be alive in the ambitious plans he made for our country. India Vision 2020, prepared under the chairmanship of our ‘Missile Man’, is aimed at transforming India into a developed country by concentrating on the five areas of country’s core competency. These five areas are-

  • Infrastructure

  • Education and Healthcare

  • Information and Communication Technology

  • Agriculture and Food Processing; and

  • Strategic industries like space and defense technology

Dr. Kalam's vision 2020Dr. Kalam taught us to make optimum use of technology for the betterment of India and for bringing transparency in its administration . Over the last decade, we have made tremendous improvement in this vertical. We came out as world’s second largest mobile phone using country and the third largest in the field of auto-mobile. The literacy rates have significantly improved, healthcare facilities are about to be at par with those of foreign countries and the revenues from exports have seen a good hike and  Mission for Urban India.

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