India has potential to be a leader in solar energy sector: Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu

The Vice President of India M Venkaiah Naidu has said that India has huge potential to become the leader in solar energy sector.

Naidu was addressing the inaugural session of ELECRAMA 2018, organised by the Indian Electrical and Electronics Manufacturing Association (IEEMA), in Noida, Uttar Pradesh on Saturday.

Naidu said that the Indian Electrical Equipment Industry consists of generation, transmission, distribution and allied equipment and this industry provides direct employment to 5 lakh persons, indirect to 10 lakh others and over 50 lakhs across the entire value chain.

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