Mindtree Kalinga Launched in Bhubaneswar
IT major Mindtree launched its Global Learning and Software Delivery Centre, Mindtree Kalinga, here on Tuesday.
The facility, that would serve as a training centre for the company’s recruits as well as software delivery centre for its global clients, was inaugurated by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.
Speaking on the occasion, Naveen asserted that IT sector was on the top of Government’s agenda. The State Government is going to spend around `4,000 crore towards development of IT, ITES and ESDM sector in next five years.
“The Government has brought out the ICT Policy – 2014 and Industrial Policy Resolution – 2015 where we strive to make Odisha a preferred IT destination by providing a slew of attractive fiscal incentives and concessions. We have a target of creating one lakh jobs in IT sector in the next five years,” Naveen said.
Mindtree has invested `125 crore in the first phase at Kalinga campus that boasts of a 20 acre campus. The Global Learning Centre will train around 2,500 young engineers recruited from different parts of the world every year.