New Delhi (16th Dec 2020)
Union Information Minister and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday announced
the GOI will set up Centre of Excellence in cooperation with IIT –Bombay which will offer courses in
AVGC .This he asserted pointing out that the Visual effects, gaming and Comics is a sunrise sector.
He quoted as saying: “We are a country where the growth of communication technology is
phenomenal. This presents a tremendous scope for the entertainment and Media Industry.
Animation, VFX, Gaming and Comics (AVGC) is a sunrise sector and our experts are providing back
end support to top film makers of the world. It was time that these professionals started doing more
of this for our own films so that the use of animation and graphics in Indian films grows main folds,
(Source: Economic Times )