Launch of ‘Hanooman’: India’s Multilingual GenAI Platform Revolutionizes Access to Artificial Intelligence

Launch of ‘Hanooman’: India’s Multilingual GenAI Platform Revolutionizes Access to Artificial Intelligence

3AI Holding Limited and SML India have jointly launched ‘Hanooman’, India’s homegrown multilingual GenAI platform, aiming to build a Gen AI ecosystem for India by leveraging linguistic and cultural diversity.

Hanooman: The GenAI Platform

  • Naming Inspiration: Derived from Lord Hanuman, symbolizing commitment to the greater good.
  • Development Collaboration: Developed by SML India in partnership with 3AI Holding.
  • User Target: Aims to reach 200 million users within its first year of launch.


  • Technology Partners: Collaborations with HP, NASSCOM, and Yotta.
  • Yotta Partnership: Providing GPU cloud infrastructure.
  • NASSCOM Partnership: Initiatives include supporting AI startups, fostering fintech innovation, engaging with colleges, and participating in research programs.

Vision and Impact

  • Vision Statement: Vishnu Vardhan, Co-Founder & CEO of SML India, emphasizes Hanooman’s potential to impact lives and accessibility to Gen AI.
  • Language Support: Addresses the linguistic diversity of India, supporting 12 Indian languages initially.
  • Government Collaboration: Collaborations with the Government of Telangana and DARPG to facilitate translation between English and Telugu.

Features and Capabilities

  • Language Support: Available in Indian languages like Hindi, Marathi, and others, along with global languages like English, Spanish, and others.
  • Technology Integration: Powered by 3AI Holding’s technology, utilizing specialised LLMs with integration synthesis matrix.
  • Subscription Model: Free version available initially, premium subscription plan to be launched later.
  • Versatility: Capable of casual conversation, professional advice, technical tasks like coding and tutoring.

Industry Focus

  • Target Sectors: Healthcare, governance, financial services, and education.
  • Offerings: Open-source alternative to LLMs, closed-source model for enterprise on-premise solutions.

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs):

  1. What is the primary inspiration behind the name “Hanooman” for the GenAI platform?
    • A) Lord Vishnu
    • B) Lord Hanuman
    • C) Lord Shiva
    • D) Lord Krishna
    • Answer: B) Lord Hanuman
  2. Which technology stalwarts and innovators have partnered with SML India for the launch of Hanooman?
    • A) Google and Facebook
    • B) HP, NASSCOM, and Yotta
    • C) Amazon and Microsoft
    • D) IBM and Oracle
    • Answer: B) HP, NASSCOM, and Yotta
  3. How many Indian languages does Hanooman initially support?
    • A) 5
    • B) 8
    • C) 10
    • D) 12
    • Answer: D) 12
  4. What is the targeted user reach within the first year of Hanooman’s launch?
    • A) 100 million
    • B) 150 million
    • C) 200 million
    • D) 250 million
    • Answer: C) 200 million
  5. What sectors does Hanooman aim to cater to?
    • A) Technology and Entertainment
    • B) Food and Hospitality
    • C) Healthcare, Governance, Financial Services, and Education
    • D) Automotive and Aerospace
    • Answer: C) Healthcare, Governance, Financial Services, and Education