SHILLONG: Conrad K Sangma Chief Minister of Meghalaya today launched the Chief Minister’s e-champion challenge website, a platform to promote and push entrepreneurship growth in the State.
Speaking during the launch, the Chief Minister said that this is a part of the drive of the government to promote and give recognition to the entrepreneurs of the State and create an ecosystem for entrepreneurship culture in the State.
“Competitions are a good way to get the interest of the youth and to help them excel in whatever they do. Through this e-champion challenge we will be selecting entrepreneurs and we will be rewarding Rs 1 lakh to the top 25 business ideas and Rs 50,000 to the next best 25, and we urge the youth to join and be a part of this competition,” he said.
The Chief Minister’s e-champion challenge is an online platform where entrepreneurs can log in and register themselves where an entrepreneur will be asked a set of questions and based on their answers they will be selected. They will be able to put up their ideas in front of the panel of judges.