Students are future of startups, says PM Modi in his speech at IIT Kharagpur convocation event
Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the 66th annual convocation of IIT Kharagpur on Tuesday via video conferencing. The institute is organising its convocation online as a result of the ongoing Covid crisis. The PM also inaugurated Dr Syama Prasad Mukherjee Institute of Medical Sciences and Research at IIT Kharagpur.
Modi addressed the students of the prestigious institute present during the event. As many as 75 students including nine gold medal winners and 66 silver medal winners have been invited to receive the awards in person. More than 2,800 students will be awarded degrees in online mode.