Day after ban on 59 chinese apps PM Narendra Modi launched Aatmanirbhar Bharat App inovation challenge and invited the startups and tech community to innovate, develop and promote homegrown apps.
Today, when the entire nation is working towards creating an Aatmanirbhar Bharat, it is a good opportunity to give direction to their efforts, momentum to their hard-work and mentorship to their talent to evolve apps which can satisfy our market as well as compete with the world. PM Modi in his writeup on LinkedIn.
This challenge is an endeavour of Ministry of electronics and information technology and Atal innovation mission. This challenge will run in two tracks.
TRACK 1: identifying good quality apps and promotion of existing apps.
TRACK 2: Development of new apps and create new champions in India by providing support in ideation, incubation, prototyping and roll out along with market access.