Quantum computing outlay in Budget 2020 can bolster space, defence R&D2 min read . Updated: 04 Feb 2020, 11:47 PM IST
- The budget also allocated ₹6,000 crore for Bharat Net
- As no private firm in India works on quantum computing, the initiative will have to be led by state-run entities
NEW DELHI : The budget proposal to earmark ₹8,000 crore for quantum computing over the next five years can boost critical areas of the Indian economy, including space research and defence capabilities. However, the impact will only be felt over the long term, industry officials said.
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