He invited investments on the five pillars of talent, market, capital, eco-system, and culture of openness.
Delivering the keynote address at the 5th edition of VivaTech through video conferencing, he said India offers what innovators and investors need. He said COVID-19 is the "biggest disruption of our age" and there is a need to focus on the twin foundations of "repair and prepare".
VivaTech is one of the largest digital and startup events in Europe, held in Paris every year since 2016.
The Prime Minister said India's strides in the world of technology and start-up are well-known and several unicorns have come up in recent years.
"We in India implemented huge reforms across sectors, be it mining, space, banking, atomic energy, and more. This goes on to show that India as a nation is adaptable and agile, even in the middle of the pandemic," he said.
"Our nation is home to one of the world's largest start-up ecosystems. Several unicorns have come up in recent years. I invite the world to invest in India based on the five pillars of talent, market, capital, eco-system, and culture of openness," he added.
The Prime Minister said that over the past year, the world has witnessed a lot of disruption in different sectors due to COVID-19.