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PM Modi to address grand finale of Smart India Hackathon tomorrow

One India | 31/07/2020 11:15 PM | Click to read full article

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the grand finale of the Smart India Hackathon on Saturday via video conferencing and also interact with students on the occasion.

The first edition of Smart India Hackathon in 2017 saw the participation of 42,000 students which increased to 1 lakh in 2018 and to 2 lakh in 2019. More than 10,000 students will be competing to solve 243 problem statements from 37 central government departments, 17 state governments and 20 industries.