India Approves National Quantum Mission

– The mission aims to make India a leading nation in the quantum technology sector and promote economic growth.

– The total cost of the mission is over six thousand crore rupees.

– The mission will run from 2023-24 to 2030-31.

– Union Minister for Science and Technology Dr. Jitendra Singh said that the mission will give India a quantum jump in the world arena.

– Currently, six countries including the USA, Canada, and France have quantum technology.

– The National Quantum Mission will have a positive impact on several industries, including communication, health, finance, energy, drug design, and space applications.