“A lot of big mobile phone manufacturing companies have come, and if Apple comes fine, they are welcome,” Ravi Shankar Prasad, Union IT Minister welcomes Apple saying this.
“They (Apple) are very keen. Its executives are going to meet me in a couple of days though I need not share with you what they are going to discuss with me,” told Prasad in an interactive session in Bengaluru.
“Though we (India) missed the industrial revolution and the entrepreneur revolution, we don’t want to miss the digital revolution. We want to become leader in that, which is our fundamental philosophy,” he said.
In the last 2 years, 42 companies have started making phones in India & 30 has started making Phone components. If Apple starts production in India, Price of iPhones will go down over the time.