World is looking up to India as a land of opportunities – Union Minister Piyush Goyal

IAS Prelims 2023

Pune / Mumbai, 16 May 2022


Union Minister for Commerce & Industry, Textiles, Consumer Affairs & Food & Public Distribution, Shri Piyush Goyal has urged the youth to innovate by finding solutions to India’s problems and leave behind a lasting legacy. 

Delivering the Convocation Speech at the Bharati Vidyapeeth in Pune today, Shri Goyal said the world is looking up to India as a land of opportunities as well as for leadership India is providing in different fields from skilled labour to education and health. “In every respect each one of us is fortunate to be living here and now that we can make a difference to the world,” he added

During his Convocation Address the Minister encouraged the students to explore new opportunities and experiment with new ideas. “Think out of the box! Today the doors are open to new ideas, to entrepreneurship,” he said to the students.

The Minister also shared his experience of an interaction with a group of youngsters whose idea was to control accidents caused because of high-beam headlights in vehicles.  He mentioned that the idea might sound simple but the solution it provides can prevent accidents or even save lives.