‘Put money into locations exterior Bengaluru, Karnataka authorities bettering infrastructure’


Union Minister Rajeev Chandrashekar is exploring having extra NIEITs in Karnataka for IT ability coaching

Union Minister Rajeev Chandrashekar is exploring having extra NIEITs in Karnataka for IT ability coaching


Union Minister of State for Electronics Info Expertise, Talent Growth and Entrepreneurship Rajeev Chandrashekar is completely dedicated to diversifying know-how initiatives to locations exterior Bengaluru, and steps are being taken to deal with infrastructure points in tier-2 cities and different locations in Karnataka.

Interacting with mediapersons in Mangaluru on August 18 on the third day of his Janashirvada Yatra, Mr. Chandrashekar mentioned diversifying know-how initiatives exterior Bengaluru is the necessity of the hour, as it isn’t good for Bengaluru and Karnataka to have initiatives concentrated in a single place.



There have been some particular points, together with web connectivity, in Mangaluru, Hubballi-Dharwad, Shivamogga and different elements of Karnataka. “I’ve put folks on the job to determine these points and handle them,” he mentioned.

Concurrently, the Union Minister is assembly business representatives and asking them to put money into centres exterior Bengaluru. “We’re encouraging them to develop and transfer their development out of Bengaluru, Pune and Gurguram,” he mentioned.

There are efforts to have extra centres of Nationwide Institute of Electronics and Info Expertise (NIEIT), which trains youths in IT abilities.

He was working with the State authorities to speed up the Bharath Broadband Community Restricted’s challenge of offering high-quality web to homes. He was additionally pursuing the pilot challenge of wiring 5,000 villages within the nation by which villages will get needed web services.

With staff preferring to work from houses within the post-COVID-19 state of affairs, the federal government is strengthening infrastructure that helps folks to work from Mangaluru, Shivamogga, Sirsi and Hubballi-Dharward, he mentioned.

In consonance with Prime Minister’s imaginative and prescient of creating the nation a world chief in know-how, Mr. Chandrashehar mentioned a nationwide mission on synthetic intelligence, block chain, quantum computing and different rising applied sciences might be launched on August 25-26.


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