Bhubaneswar : Startup Odisha Yatra and Startup Express continue its dream run across various districts of Odisha with record numbers of idea generation. It is playing a pivotal role in instilling entrepreneurship mindset among student community as they are participating in huge numbers and have shown excellent ideas across the spectrum. Within 10 days, more than 1350 plus ideas were generated under this initiative, which is itself a milestone in its own.
Startup Yatra and Startup Xpress is on its 10th Day and has covered 16 districts so far, visiting 99 colleges and 29 schools with overwhelming participation from 13570 students. On Tuesday, the vans visited 11 colleges and 2 schools, while two bootcamps were conducted in Jagatsinghpur district and received 183 ideas with participation from 2165 students.
In Mayurbhanj, the Yatra covered 5 colleges – Maharaja Sri Ram Chandra Bhanjadeo University, MPC Autonomous College, Udala Autonomous College, Seemanta Engineering College and Baripada Degree College. In Bargarh district the Vans reached out to 4 colleges, Vikash Residential School, Vikash Institute of Technology, Indian Institute of Handloom Technology and PKA College of Engineering. Furthermore, in Rayagada district, the Yatra visited 3 colleges RITAM, Majhighariani Institute of Technology and Science & GIET Gunupur. On the sidelines of Yatra, two Bootcamps were also conducted in Jagatsinghpur district – Bhadreswar High School and AB High School.