COVID-19: Centre Sets Up CAWACH To Evaluate Innovations, Startups
The Department of Science & Technology has set up a rapid response centre to combat COVID-19. Centre for Augmenting WAR with COVID-19 Health Crisis (CAWACH) has been set up at a total of Rs 56 crore to scout, evaluate and support the innovations and start-ups that address COVID-19 challenges, said the DST.
The Society for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (SINE), a technology business incubator at IIT Bombay which is supported by DST has been identified as the implementing agency of the CAWACH.
.@IndiaDST in a rapid response to combat #COVID19 global pandemic approved setting up of a Centre for Augmenting WAR with COVID-19 Health Crisis (CAWACH) at a total cost of Rs 56 Cr.https://t.co/63vLTX55bspic.twitter.com/Fp9Xbx8zWt