Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches “Make in India” initiative in New Delhi. The initiative was launched at both national level, state level and in Missions abroad. The Make in India initiative has its origin in the Prime Minister’s Independence Day speech where he gave a clarion call to ‘Make in India’ and ‘Zero Defect; Zero Effect’ policy. State Governments, Business Chambers, Indian Missions aboard are playing an active role in the launch of the initiative.
PM Narendra Modi unveiled the logo of the Make in India campaign. The newly created portal web portal www.makeinindia.com was also launched.
Addressing the gathering the Prime Minister said that we have been able to bring in a positive change towards industries instilling a new confidence. He said that we need to believe in our people and their potential. He emphasized that change could only come when we start believing in our potential and common citizen participate in the progress and development of the country. He said that we have both demand and demographic dividend to attract industries to our country. He emphasized the need for effective governance for progress.
A dedicated cell has been created to answer queries from business entities through this web portal www.makeinindia.com. While an exhaustive set of FAQs on this portal will help the investor find instant answers to their general queries, the back-end support team of the cell would be answering specific queries within 72 hours. A pro-active approach will be deployed to track visitors for their geographical location, interest and real time user behaviour. Subsequent visits will be customised for the visitor based on the information collected. Visitors registered on the website or raising queries will be followed up with relevant information and newsletter. Investor facilitation cell will provide assistance to the foreign investors from the time of their arrival in the country to the time of their departure. The initiative will also target top companies across sectors in identified countries.