Artificial Intelligence Mission – UPSC GS3

  • Al mission is a five-year programme announced in 2018 Budget. NITI Aayog was mandated to establish National Program on Al, to guide research and development in new and emerging technologies.
  • Now, It is being reported that MeitY will roll out the Al mission, resolving a long-standing issue of which arm of the administration would implement the prestigious project.
  • Niti Aayog will help with planning and support.
  • Main focus of the mission will be on developing Al capabilities and cutting edge technologies to become a leading nation in Al field.
  • While premier institutes like IITs will be involved in research, industry will be roped in for actual implementation.
  • Also, Government is already running several centres of excellence in areas such as Al, fintech and agritech, which will all be subsumed under the mission.
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