While interacting with the young entrepreneurs through NaMo app, PM Modi said that adequate capital, courage and connecting with people are required for excelling in the start-up sector.
Prime Minister Modi said that now start-ups are no longer only in big cities. He said that this government has initiated to help expanding vibrant start-up centres in the tier-2 and tier 3 cities.
Prime Minister Modi said that today around 45% start-ups are being owned by women of the country.
He added that with every startup, employment is provided to 12 persons and with this the number is bound to increase.
PM Modi said that Atal Tinkering Marathon saw participation of 24,000+ students & 650+ entries were submitted.
Top 30 innovations, across six different focus areas were identified & are now being supported for converting into startups. Atal Innovation Mission has supported the start-up tremendously.