"You have given me a mission. In the coming days, we will make Maharashtra and Mumbai, capital of Start-Ups," Fadnavis said here while inaugurating a seed investment and innovation platform.

He cited the blueprint of Start-Up India, Stand-Up India Initiative, being unveiled today, would be government's new year gift to the entrepreneurship landscape in the country. "It is said that nothing is more powerful than an idea whose time has come. But what if a powerful idea is not supported by a powerful ecosystem? The idea goes elsewhere,” the CM added.

That's what we have been experiencing," he said. "I think aspiring Indian youth is so powerful, and they just need a little bit of handholding to transform their ideas into reality. The blueprint of PM Modi's Startup India, Standup India would be the government's new year gift to the entrepreneurship landscape," Fadnavis cited.

Latest News from State News Desk