As per NASSCOM's internet report, the number of internet users in India will see a two-fold rise at 730 million by 2020 and are expected to take an incredible leap towards internet accessibility. This opens up immense possibilities for bringing a world of benefits to them.
The Code for the Next Billion program, brought out in partnership with Facebook & NASSCOM 10,000 Startups, is a one of a kind initiative that casts the spotlight on social innovation start-ups in the country. The second edition of the program strengthened by a strategic alliance with Invest India as its outreach partner, not only aims to foster growth among the developer community, but also aims at bringing India at the centre-stage of app development and innovation, globally.
The top 10 startups have been announced, who will now undergo rigorous mentorship sessions. Here are the chosen startups: