Design in India – vast opportunities ahead!
“Make in India is vital yet ‘Design in India’ similarly critical for Digital India. We have to make items in diverse dialects and age bunches. It is a business sector of 125 crore indians,” the Prime Minister said at the dispatch of Digital India Week on 1st July 2015 here at New Delhi.
After ‘Make in India’, Prime Minister Narendar Modi on Wednesday gave a call for ‘Design in India’, aimed at creating products of choice for different age groups. It is also aimed at expeditiously cutting imports of electronic goods by making India a technology hub.
Prime Minister Modi additionally admonished the big fishes of India’s IT industry to help the new generation of electronic gadgets and cyber products in the nation, as a feature of the ‘Make in India’ activity, to lessen reliance on imports. He also raised the question that why IT giants like Google and Microsoft didn’t started in India although there are plenty of Indian brains working there. This is the main reason why he called for ‘Design in India’ campaign along with ‘Digital India’.