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From a corner of the stage, Balaji Viswanathan watched nervously as his startup’s robot, Mitra, came out to greet Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Ivanka Trump, the US President’s daughter, at the opening of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad. Everything that could go wrong raced through his mind.