The IT and Panchayat Raj Minister K. Tarakarama Rao has been selected for the prestigious Skoch Challenger of the Year Award. The Skoch Challenger of the year Award will be conferred on KTR on March 19 2016 in New Delhi.
KTR Chosen For Skoch Challenger of the year Award
The Skoch Challenger of the year Award in the Start-Up India category for his work in establishing the path-breaking tech incubator T-Hub.
The Skoch Challenger Awards – the highest independently instituted civilian honours – have been conferred on some of the best brains from across the country for their efforts in the area of digital, financial and social inclusion.
The committee took note of Minister K T Rama Rao’s efforts, over the last 20 months, in Governance and building world class start up ecosystem in Telangana State, specifically T-Hub.
The Skoch Group invited Sri K T Rama Rao for receiving the award and delivering a keynote address on the measures to be taken to foster startup ecosystem in the country.
P. Chidambaram, Montek Singh Ahluwalia, C. Rangarajan, Vijay Kelkar, Deepak Parekh will be the prominent speakers at the event.
Union Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu is selected for the Skoch Lifetime Achievement Award.