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India could have a key role to play in building the metaverse. Here's why

So far, the most vocal proponents of the metaverse are western tech companies. But with its growing digital economy, India could be primed to help build it Image: Still Pixels for Pexels

Ritwija Darbari

Community Specialist, Business Engagement, India and South Asia, World Economic Forum

Stefan Brambilla Hall

Project Lead, Media, Entertainment and Sport, World Economic Forum Geneva


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