The Startup India Project is an ambitious flagship initiative of the Government of India under our Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi. The whole purpose of this initiative is to empower startups and build a robust ecosystem by nurturing them to grow through innovation and design. This will, in turn, drive sustainable economic growth and bring in large-scale employment opportunities within the country.
“I see startups, technology, and innovation as exciting and effective instruments for India’s transformation.”
– Shri Narendra Modi, Prime Minister Of India
The project was first introduced by the prime minister on the 15th August 2015 while he was addressing the nation through his speech on the occasion of India’s 69th Independence Day. Read more