Dimapur, August 18: The second phase of Startup Nagaland boot camp organized by the Department of Industries & Commerce was held on August 17 at DBHSS Youth Centre, Wokha.
The initiative was taken as part of the implementation of Nagaland Startup Policy 2019 and also in compliance with the Startup India Ranking Framework 2019 of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India. Participant from different schools and colleges and entrepreneurs under Wokha District attended the programme.
In the first session, introduction of Startup Nagaland initiative and ideation workshop was conducted by Joel Phucho, Nagaland Startup team member. Jessy Jury, functional manager, DIC Wokha gave presentation on entrepreneurship development programme and schemes available under the Department. Zarenchi A Murry, vice president, Wokha District Entrepreneur Association (WDEA) delivered a motivational speech.
In the second session, the participant pitched their ideas in front of the judges and top three ideas were presented with certificate along with cash prize. The boot camp panel of judges was K Mhathung Tsanglao, ADC Wokha and Renpo Ezung, president, Wokha District Chamber of Commerce and Industries (WDCCI).
Thungchobeni T. Ezung, Don Bosco Higher Secondary School, Wokha, won the first prize while Mhachan M. Tungoe, Mount Tiyi College, Wokha and Jenio Ezung, Mount Tiyi College, Wokha won the second and third prizes respectively. (Page News Service)