Kerala Can Sign A MoU with TS On IT: KTR
Hyderabad: IT Minister KT Rama Rao, who was present in the meeting told the Kerala CM about the rapid strides that the TS made in the IT, IT-enabled services sector.
KTR said five major IT companies like Microsoft, Google, Apple and so on., have their Headquarters in Hyderabad. Since the Twin Cities have the advantage of having a comfortable weather condition throughout the year, excellent law & order situation and seismologically safe area, many IT companies prefer Hyderabad.
Intervening, KCR said all the major IT companies in the World have their back-office operations based out of Hyderabad and that was how the city made a beginning in the IT sector. “We are now ranked No. 2 after Bangalore in the country and very soon we will be surpassing Bangalore,” KCR remarked.
KTR informed the Kerala CM that the state of Goa had already signed a MoU with TS on the exchange of IT knowledge. Kerala can also sign a similar MoU with the TS , KTR suggested.
Training of Bureaucrats
The Kerala CM wanted to know what kind of training facilities is there in the TS to train the officers. To this, KCR explained to him about Dr MCR HRD Institute, which trains the bureaucrats and other officers on a regular basis. The institute which is named after former chief minister Dr M Channa Reddy is known all over the country for its excellent training courses and modules.
Besides training officers from the TS, Dr MCR HRD Institute also trains officers from other States too. KCR also spoke about the Centre for Good Governance which is also part of the Dr MCR HDR Institute’s campus.