Business Standard

Govt gets 2,353 entries for Atmanirbhar Bharat App, extends deadline

The contest, launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on July 4 to reduce dependency on foreign apps, has received 2,353 entries under various categories from Indian entities

mobile, smartphone, tech, OTT, Online, digital, apps
Premium

Applicants are from all over the country, including remote and small towns

Press Trust of India New Delhi
The government has extended last date for submission of entries under the Atmanirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge till July 26, following huge interest from start-ups and technical entrepreneurs across the country, the Ministry of Electronics and IT (MeitY) said on Friday.
The contest, launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on July 4 to reduce dependency on foreign apps, has received 2,353 entries under various categories from Indian entities.
"Given the enthusiastic response to the Atmanirbhar Bharat App Innovation Challenge, the government has decided to extend the last date of submission of entries to the challenge to July 26, 2020. The challenge is

Don't miss the most important news and views of the day. Get them on our Telegram channel

First Published: Jul 17 2020 | 8:40 PM IST

Explore News

To read the full story, subscribe to BS Premium now, at just Rs 249/ month.

Key stories on business-standard.com are available only to BS Premium subscribers.

Register to read more on Business-Standard.com