You all must have heard about Toycathon 2021, which is aiming to boost India’s domestic and international toy market. Before moving ahead on the all latest news about this you should be in the swim of the word Toycathon and most of the people does not know about this so we would like to tell you that it’s an inter-ministerial ambition that is established by the Ministry of Education’s Innovation Cell with support from AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education), Ministry of Women and Child Development, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Ministry of MSME, Ministry of Textiles and Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.
As you all must be in the swim that this is the grand finale of Toycathon 2021 and on this recently we have watched PM Modi’s virtual interaction with all contestants. You will be shocked to know that more than 1.2 lakh participants get themself registered and gave more than 17000 ideas for the Toycathon 2021 across India. A total of 1567 ideas had been shortlisted out of 17000 for the three-day Grand-Finale.
Well, as you all know that the finale of it was started on June 22 and it will end today. As everyone is suffering from the pandemic and as not everyone has the freedom to come out and organized this much huge gathering. Therefore, all the finalists have given digital toy ideas, on the other side, another physical event will be organized for the rest of the participants who are having non-digital toy ideas.
As you all know that Toycathon 2021 is aiming to boost the toy market of India so no doubt that it will boost it soon. Minister of Education Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank stated that “The toy market in India is about USD 1 billion but predestinated 80 per cent of the toys are imported”. He also said that this will praise the Indian market and it will make India Atma Nirbhar. Let’s see how soon will the Indian toy market boost, till then stay safe stay tuned.