A new brilliant chapter in the bilateral relations of India and Israel
opened with Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurating iCreate Center at Deo
Dholera in Ahmedabad. The ambition of PM Modi to rope in young innovators to
contribute to the development of the country has been translated into a
This historic event underscores the harmony of relationship that binds
the two countries.
Giving a touch of genuine involvement, the two Prime Ministers visited an
exhibition at the venue and interacted with the innovators and entrepreneurs.
encouragement of the young innovators gained an edge of sharp appeal when the
two leaders happily awarded 6 category winners of the India Israel Innovation
Challenge 2017. These include 2 challenges each in agriculture, healthcare and
the gathering, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the Government is working
towards making the entire system as innovation friendly so the power of intent
can be ideas and from ideas will flow innovation and the strength of innovation
is New India.
Minister Netanyahu later gifted PM Modi the Gal-Mobile desalination van through
video link. It is the same van on which the two Prime Minister rode during PM
Modi's visit to Israel. The van can purify 20,000 litres of sea water a
day. Tapping the potential from all over the world, icreate aims to
develop an ecosystem in India which may be able to generate large quantity of