PM Narendra Modi interacts with Startups via video conferencing & declares Jan 16 as “National Start-up Day” in Startup India Innovation Week.
Some key points of PM Modi’s interaction –
“It has been decided to celebrate January 16 as National Start-up Day to take the Startup culture to the far flung areas of the country”
“Three aspects of government efforts: first, to liberate entrepreneurship, innovation from the web of government processes, and bureaucratic silos, second, creating an institutional mechanism to promote innovation; third, handholding of young innovators and young enterprises”
“Our Start-ups are changing the rules of the game. That’s why I believe Start-ups are going to be the backbone of new India.”
“Last year, 42 unicorns came up in the country. These companies worth thousands of crores of rupees are the hallmark of self-reliant and self-confident India”
“Today India is rapidly moving towards hitting the century of the unicorns. I believe the golden era of India’s start-ups is starting now”
“Don’t just keep your dreams local, make them global. Remember this mantra.”
Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi urged youngsters that “Don’t just keep your dreams local, make them global”, with the mantra, “Let us Innovation for India, Let us innovate from India”, as he interacted & declared Jan 16 as “National Start-up Day” with startups as part of the Startup India Innovation Week.