The government is all set to launch its new initiative ‘Twitter Seva’ today – a helpline for entrepreneurs on micro-blogging site Twitter.
The announcement was made last week, by Nirmala Sitharaman, Union Minister of State, Commerce & Industry.
‘Twitter Seva’ is expected to work as a source of direct point of contact for entrepreneurs seeking funding, support or government assistance of any kind.
Users can visit the Twitter Seva Registration Link to register for the service.
Initially, the queries sent on ‘Twitter Seva’ will be monitored by top officials of the Ministry of Commerce including Sitharaman. The officers will connect entrepreneurs to various stakeholders such as venture capitalists, incubation centres, and will look after issues with government clearances.
The service may face a few challenges –