India’s 1st State Robotics Framework Launched By Telangana Government

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  • Telangana government (Govt) launched ‘Telangana State Robotics Framework’, a first­of­its­kind policy in India, to provide a roadmap for the state to create a sustainable robotic ecosystem and be a leading state in the field of robotics.
  • Telangana state will also launch a Robotics Accelerator for startups so that they will be able to accelerate their business with the required infrastructure, market knowledge, authorisation support, investor links and much more for their venture. 
  • On the occasion, the state also signed MoUs with five organizations including educational institutions, industry associations and incubators.
  • The new framework has been developed by the Emerging Technologies Wing of the ITE&C Department of Telangana in collaboration with the All India Robotics Association.
  • The Emerging Technologies Wing was established in the year 2017 by the Government of Telangana. This wing was developed to revolutionize the IT and robotics industry.
  • Under this it will leverage robotics technology in agriculture, healthcare, industrial automation and consumer robotics, setting up a robo park and a robotics accelerator to provide startups with necessary infrastructure, authorization support, market insights, investor connect and mentorship support will be established.

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