Taking a further step towards making the country digital and self-reliant, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the ‘Self-reliant India Innovation Challenge’ last month.
Under this challenge, the government has given people the opportunity to create Indian apps in different categories.
These include everything from photo editing to gaming apps. The best Indian app winning in this challenge will be given a reward of Rs 20 lakh and today is the grand finale of this challenge in which the winners will be announced.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has shared a post on his Twitter account
He posted about the Grand Finale of Best Indian Apps and it has been informed that the names of its winners will be announced today.
These apps have been selected by an eminent jury and represent Indian Tech Innovation.
At the same time, the tweet posted on MyGovIndia’s Twitter account stated that the grand finale results can be seen through the live show.
This live show will begin at 12 noon today.
This can be seen by visiting mygov’s Facebook and YouTube channels.
- The self-reliant India Innovation Challenge has encouraged people to develop Indian apps. It is divided into many different categories, from photo editing to gaming apps.
- So that Indian users in all these categories can get the facility of Made in India apps.
The Government of India has banned 59 Chinese mobile applications, including top social media platforms such as TikTok, WeChat, and Helo, to counter the threat posed by these applications to the country’s “sovereignty and security”.
The govt also cited complaints about data on Indian users being transferred abroad without authorization.