Apple CEO Tim Cook meets Modi, launches updated version of PM’s mobile app

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook and launched an updated version of the ‘Narendra Modi mobile app’.

“I am delighted to share that Mr. Tim Cook launched an updated version of the ‘Narendra modi mobile app’. Thank you Mr. Cook. This updated version contains a new volunteering network on the App,” the Prime Minister tweeted.

Calling on the citizens to take at look at the new features called ‘my network’ in the app, he said that it empowers people to contribute on ‘lively and enriching forums’ where they can share their ideas and deliberate with others.

Thank you @tim_cook! Friends, welcome & happy volunteering. Your views & efforts are always enriching.

— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) May 21, 2016

Tim Cook, who landed in India this week, said the company would establish a Design and Development Accelerator in Bengaluru, the home of India’s startup scene.

Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Friday lauded Apple CEO Tim Cook’s long-term commitment to India and called for working in collaboration for growth and business opportunities.

“Since he has made a public statement that his commitment to India is going to be of 1000 years, I also take this opportunity publicly to compliment the CEO of Apple (Tim Cook) who is in India for his public commitment for the attachment with India.

“We need to work together for growth manufacturing investment and value addition,” Prasad said at an Assocham event.

(With ANI inputs)

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