Within the annual report on IT, Electronics and Communications Division for FY21, Rama Rao mentioned over the last fiscal, Telangana added 46,489 new jobs taking the entire IT/ ITES employment to six,28,615, year-on-year enhance of seven.99 per cent in comparison with FY 2019-20. (Twitter/@MinisterKTR)
Hyderabad: Regardless of the COVID-19 pandemic, Telangana recorded practically 13 per cent development in IT and ITeS exports at over Rs 1.45 lakh crore over final fiscal, Minister for IT and Industries KT Rama Rao mentioned on Thursday.
Within the annual report on IT, Electronics and Communications Division for FY21, Rama Rao mentioned over the last fiscal, Telangana added 46,489 new jobs taking the entire IT/ ITES employment to six,28,615, year-on-year enhance of seven.99 per cent in comparison with FY 2019-20.
It was Rs 1.28 lakh crore in FY20.
“Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Telangana once again proved its mettle by boasting a growth of 12.98 per cent in the IT/ITeS Exports over the previous year recording a total of Rs 1,45,522 crore in IT/ITeS Exports. Telangana has seen more than double the estimated average national growth rate during this period and the employment in the IT/ITeS sector has increased by 7.99 per cent,” he mentioned within the report.
Rama Rao famous that Telangana attracted a number of marquee corporations corresponding to Amazon Net Providers, Goldman Sachs, and MassMutual final yr.
In keeping with the report, Amazon Information Providers is organising three Information Centres in Fab Metropolis, Pharma Metropolis and Chandanvelly in Telangana with an funding of Rs 20,761 Crores (USD2.77 bn).
Telangana has at all times been on the forefront of selling the use and improvement of new-age applied sciences like AI, ML, Drones and Blockchain not solely as enterprise alternatives, however as torchbearers of innovation throughout the authorities, the minister mentioned.
The state has launched marquee initiatives corresponding to Synthetic Intelligence for Agricultural Innovation (AI4AI) and Medication From The Sky (MFTS) together with our companions on the World Financial Discussion board and NITI Aayog, he added.