Speaking on the occasion, Shri Suresh Prabhu said, I am confident that the ranking framework would promote healthy competition among the States and enable them to further learn, share and adopt best practices across the seven identified key parameters. I am sure the exercise would generate collaboration amongst all the stakeholders to turn the Honble Prime Ministers vision to have Startups in every district and every block a reality".
Shri C. R. Chaudhary Honble Minister of State for Commerce and Industry said, This compendium of good practices will foster learning and healthy entrepreneurship spirit in all the States and facilitate all policy makers in formulation of policies and scheme for overall development of Startup ecosystem in the country."
Shri Ramesh Abhishek, Secretary, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, mentioned that, The key objective of the Startup states ranking framework is to encourage States to take proactive steps towards strengthening the enabling Startup ecosystems at the State level. Selection of the right parameters to effectively cover all aspects was one of the major challenges faced while developing the framework. Benchmarking studies and extensive stakeholder feedback have helped us arrive at a well-balanced framework. Our aim is not only to measure the extensive efforts made at the State level towards building a strong Startup ecosystem, but also to enable an environment of constant learning through dissemination of good practices."
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