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Saare Jahaan Se Aachaa, Digital India Hamara: MoS Chandrasekhar

Many pioneers from the startup ecosystem of India were present on the dias while MoS Chandrasekhar made the speech

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Minister of State for Electronics & IT, Rajeev Chandrasekhar said that the Government’s Digital India initiatives have brought in a huge transformation in the economic landscape of the country, by creating more opportunities and putting the youth in the driver’s seat of the Indian digital economy.

“Saare Jahaan se Aachaa, Digital India Hamara. The world too has now come to realise India’s entrepreneurial power and many countries have evinced interest for collaborations with our home-grown startups and unicorns,” he said at the Digital India Week celebrations.

Many pioneers from the startup ecosystem of India were present on the dias while MoS Chandrasekhar made the speech.

The minister also spoke on his recent visit to UK where he met Prime Minister Boris Johnson and several other Ministers of his cabinet, along with a delegation of Indian 50 startups and unicorns and discussed avenues for collaborations and partnerships.

“Our success and capabilities range from the India Stack, UPI, Internet Consumer Tech, Electronics and Semiconductors, Web 3.0, Industry 4.0, AI, and High Performance Computing. These capabilities of leadership and entrepreneurship are increasingly defining New India,” he said.

On Monday, Prime Minister Modi inaugurated the Digital India Week 2022, whose theme is ‘Catalyzing New India’s Techade’ in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. During the programme, he also launched several Digital India initiatives, namely, India Stack: indiastack.global, MyScheme: Service Discovery Platform, MeriPehchaan: National Single Sign On (NSSO), Digital India Bhashini: Bhasha Daan, Digital India GENESIS and unveiled an eBook ‘Catalyzing New India’s Techade’.