Make ‘Digital Madhya Pradesh’ for ‘Digital India’: Chouhan
BHOPAL: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has urged
for making “Digital Madhya Pradesh” for “Digital India”. He exhorted youths to
dream big and cooperate in making India prosperous.
Addressing the inaugural function of Technosearch-2014
of Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology here on Friday, Chouhan said
that the state would be developed as manufacturing hub. Madhya Pradesh will
become driving force of country’s economy. Youths should come forward and
partner in building a new Madhya Pradesh. They should become entrepreneurs and
employers instead of job-seekers, he added.
The chief minister said that every dream could be
fulfilled through persistence, passion and perseverance. Venture Capital Fund
has been established in Madhya Pradesh to promote innovations of entrepreneurs.
Schemes like Mukhyamantri Yuva Udyami Yojana and Mukhyamantri Yuva Swarozgar
Yojana have been implemented. Ideas or suggestions for Madhya Pradesh’s
progress can be posted on “Ideas for CM” website, he added.
He said that Madhya Pradesh’s growth and agriculture
growth rates are the highest in the country now. Attention is being given to
“Digital Madhya Pradesh” for realising Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s dream of
“Digital India”. Madhya Pradesh will be developed as most developed state of the
country and world. Stress is being laid on investment to transform the state.
Youths should cooperate in laying a network of small and cottage industries.
The chief minister inspected Rolta incubation centre
and inaugurated a shopping complex on the institute’s premises.
Vishnu Dutt Sharma said that youths’ role is vital in
country’s development. Institution’s Director KK Appukuttan said that
academics, industries and government should work in tandem for country’s
integrated development. Students Union’s President Harshit Shrivastava threw
light on Technosearh-2014. During the 3-day event, 60 competitions will be
The Chief Minister released institute’s newsletter
“MANIT News Wagon”.