Budget 2019: FM Nirmala Sitharaman proposes starting exclusive channel for startups

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Published: July 5, 2019 12:49:17 PM

Budget 2019 India: Presenting the Budget for 2019-20, she proposed to start a television programme exclusively for startups that will be executed by startups themselves.

Budget 2019-20: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presents the Union Budget 2019-20 in the Lok Sabha (PTI Photo)Budget 2019-20: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presents the Union Budget 2019-20 in the Lok Sabha (PTI Photo)

Union Budget 2019 India: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Friday said an exclusive television channel is proposed to be set up for startups that will serve as a platform for discussing issues affecting their growth and match-making with venture capitalists.

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Presenting the Budget for 2019-20, she proposed to start a television programme exclusively for startups that will be executed by startups themselves.

“This shall serve as a platform for promoting startups, discussing issues affecting their growth, match-making with venture capitalists and for funding and tax planning. This channel shall be designed and executed by startups themselves,” she said.

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