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Draft ‘National Policy on Electronics, 2011

The draft of the National Policy on Electronics which is the first of the three interdependent and synergistic policies for IT, Telecom and Electronics released by the Government. The wished-for National Policy of Electronics, 2011 projects making a worldwide competitive Electronics Systems and Design Manufacturing (ESDM) industry counting nano-electronics in order to fulfil the India's requirements and attend to the global market. The draft policy sets out to attain a turnover of about $400 Billion by 2020 involving investment of about $100 Billion. It also aims at ensuring employment to around 28 million in the sector by 2020. The policy also suggests to considerably upscale high-end human resource making to 2500 PhDs yearly by 2020 in the sector.

Key strategies wished-for in the draft policy embrace:

Last Updated: January 10, 2013