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Detail of policy Indian State wise –


Government of Andhra Pradesh has developed a Startup policy which is based on 5 pillars-
1. Create world class shared infrastructure
2. Support to incubators and accelerators in tier-2 and 3 cities
3. Develop Human Capital and utilize immense talent pool
4. Provide funding support of Rs. 100 Crore to Startups, and
5. Ensure good governance at the State level
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Government of Uttar Pradesh through its Startup Policy gives thrust on “START IN UP”,
to nurture startup culture using INFUSE model (Incubators – Fund of Funds – Startup
Entrepreneurs). Various incentives given under the policy are:
1. Capital Grant to incubators for up to Rs. 25 lakhs
2. Rs. 2 Lakh to mentors associated with Incubators
3. Monthly Sustenance Allowance of Rs. 15,000 per month for a period of 1 year
4. Rs. 100 Crore Fund of Funds for Startups based in Uttar Pradesh
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Government of Karnataka has launched a Rs 10 crore fund for women entrepreneurs,
through which the Department of Information Technology, Biotechnology and Science &
Technology can sanction up to Rs 50 lakhs for any woman innovator looking for funds for
proof of concept validation, certification, and for other purposes such as to cover costs in
manufacturing pilot devices.
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Government of Telangana (GoT) on the occasion of Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES)
2017 has announced the launch of a Venture Capital (VC) fund with a corpus of Rs. 15 crore
to fund women entrepreneurs. The fund will invest anywhere between Rs 25 lakhs to Rs 1
crore in Startups run by women entrepreneurs supported by I&C Department of GoT.
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Government of Haryana in its Startup policy has declared to set up a United Nation
Technology & Innovation Lab (UNTIL) in collaboration with United Nations to
promote women entrepreneurship and digital literacy in the State. The objective is to build
a strong eco-system of 50 women led startups by 2019 and target USD 5 Million in fund
raising for women technology startups in 5 years.
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Bihar Startup Fund Trust constituted by Department of Industries, Government of Bihar has
been appointed as a nodal agency for the purpose of implementing Bihar Startup Policy.
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