Impressive performance of StartUps, youth thank AP CM
Amaravati: Drawing inspiration from Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu’s initiative on youth empowerment, some engineering graduates who established their own StartUp companies without waiting for Tech jobs, excelled in their sectors by providing employment to large number of youth. These youth met the Chief Minister at Secretariat here on Thursday and thanked him for encouraging StartUp companies in the State by providing incentives.
Interacting with those youth the Chief Minister said that youth should come out with innovative and novel ideas to achieve better results. He said that the state government would encourage StartUp companies and provide skill development programmes for youth. He said now it is a time for IT plus and internet of things in all sectors.
Some youth informed the Chief Minister that they are confident enough to emerge as industrialists with the encouragement provided by state government. They explained about their StartUps including Get my tailor, get my books, Hire Puppy, Glosy trends. The GBO business development officer Swapna Sidharth said that these start ups would achieve a turnover of Rs 6.5 crore in a span of one year.
These young entrepreneurs said that five thousand people got employment opportunity through get my tailor online store launched by T Kamalakar of Rajahmundry. He displayed a longest short of 241 mts length and 21 ft width which found place in wonder book of records. They said over six lakh students are getting benefit throughgetmybooks.com. Anyone can hire a product for one day, if they are unable to buy it through hirepuppy.com.
A member of the StartUps Himavarshini has been providing marketing facility to handloom products by helping the weavers to improve their designs.
These youth all of them who studied in Aditya engineering college at Surampalem informed that they adopted earn while learning policy.