Karnataka govt. announces Rs 50 lakh grant for start-ups focussing towards rural development

Karnataka government has announced a grant of Rs 50 lakh to startups focusing on rural development. Social Welfare Minister Priyank Kharge said that the government has taken this initiative to support startups across the state to encourage all innovations impacting the society.

If you are in Karnataka and need money for your startup business, then cheer up, as the Karnataka government on September 3 has announced a lump sum amount of Rs 50 lakh for energetic startups working towards providing solutions for the development of rural areas in the state.

According to reports in PTI, Social Welfare Minister Priyank Kharge at a conference said that the government has taken the initiative to support startups across the state with a grant of Rs 50 to encourage all those innovations which focus on the development or rural regions and has a strong social impact.

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