‘Startup India J&K Yatra’ going on in full swing

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JKEDI holds boot camp at GDC Bhaderwah

BHADERWAH: A boot camp was organised by the Jammu & Kashmir Entrepreneurship Development Institute (JKEDI) at Government Degree College, Bhaderwah under the banner of Startup India J&K Yatra.
The programme attended by 230 students and 20 faculty members of the college, was inaugurated by the Startup India team in presence of Principal Degree College, Bhaderwah, S S Balwal, Project Manager JKEDI, Syed Firdous, JKEDI District Nodal Officer Doda, Gowhar Nazir and Assistant Faculty JKEDI, Mudasir Lone.
During the programme, the members shared their views on the need of startups in the present times and delivered motivational lectures stressing on pursuing entrepreneurship as a career choice, read an official handout.
On the occasion, action plan of the Startup Yatra was also shared which includes handholding, funding support and incentives, industry-academia partnership and incubation, it read.
During the boot camp, idea pitching sessions were held. Out of five ideas, four were selected for the final round to be held at JKEDI Main Campus, Pampore.
The participants were informed to be at the venue for final selections, it added.