Although PM Modi wasted no minutes to appreciate the gesture, and changed his display picture with the same theme, the move has left many in utter disappointment, as they believe this is nothing but a subtle branding of Facebook’s Internet.org which stands in opposition to net neutrality. People have taken to social media platforms to question the underlying motive of Zuckerberg’s move which they believe, is directed towards merging Internet.org’s schemes with Digital India programme in a very sly manner. Take a look at how netizens are reacting to it-
— Chidananda (@chidananda003) September 28, 2015
The scenario is indeed ironic as Digital India programme, which aims at making India digitally empowered and equip each and every region of the country with internet, is joining hands with Internet.org. What’s your take on the matter?