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INDIAai Initiative

14th February, 2023 Science and Technology

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  • India is making an aggressive play in artificial intelligence (AI) with twin objectives of “making AI in India and making AI work for India”. In this direction and against the backdrop of the revolutionary transition in AI brought in by ChatGPT, the government is expanding the INDIAai initiative in partnership with Indian tech companies, start-ups, and academic institutions.


  • INDIAai is the National AI Portal of India - a central hub for everything AI in India and beyond.
  • The website aims to be the trusted content powerhouse in the backdrop of India's journey to global prominence in Artificial Intelligence.
  • INDIAai (The National AI Portal of India), a joint venture by Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), National e-Governance Division (NeGD) and National Association of Software and Service Companies (NASSCOM), has been set up to prepare the nation for an AI future.
  • It is the single central knowledge hub on artificial intelligence and allied fields for aspiring entrepreneurs, students, professionals, academics, and everyone else.
  • The portal focuses on creating and nurturing a unified AI ecosystem for driving excellence and leadership in India's AI journey, to foster economic growth and improve lives through it.