Published On:November 14 2016
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IT park to come up in Khammam.
The State Government proposes to set up an Information Technology (IT) Tower in Khammam, endowed with a vast pool of engineering graduates and entrepreneurs besides a sizeable NRI population, as part of its endeavour to spread IT to tier-2 and tier-3 cities of Telangana.
The proposed 50,000 sq ft IT Tower is expected to come up near the Industrial Estate in the town to facilitate IT-enabled back office operations and create employment opportunities for the local engineering graduates, Minister for IT and Municipal Administration K T Rama Rao said unveiling the proposal. He was speaking at a public meeting organised to mark the launch of various developmental works worth Rs. 78.50 crore under the Khammam Municipal Corporation (KMC) limits recently.
Mr. Rama Rao laid the foundation stone for the construction of a new building for KMC at an estimated cost of Rs. 11 crore at NSP Colony here. He also formally launched the Gollapadu Channel restoration works at an expenditure of Rs. 60 crore, the Lakkaram Tank beautification works with an outlay of Rs. 6 crore and Kalaniketan Junction-Allipuram road widening works at a cost of Rs. 1.50 crore in the town.
Minister for Roads and Buildings T. Nageswara Rao, Khammam MP P. Srinivas Reddy, MLA P. Ajay Kumar and others were present.