Defence India Startup
Challenge 5.0 launched by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh
On August 19,2021 Defence Minister Rajnath Singh launched Defence India Startup Challenge (DISC) 5.0 . It was initiated by Innovations for Defence Excellence – Defence Innovation Organization (iDEX-DIO) throughout a video conference. This DISC 5.0 edition launched after three years after the launch of the primary edition of DISC. This project is beneath the iDEX-DIO and took initiative to support the startup ecosystem in India and additionally to develop the country’s Defence technologies, producing capabilities, and equipment design. Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, Defence Secretary Dr Ajay Kumar accompained the senior officials from the Ministry of Defence attended the launch.