IT minister KTR and Telangana governments efforts to take information technology beyond Hyderabad and expand to Tier-II and Tier-III cities in the newly formed state is giving fruitful results. IT giant Infosys planning a campus in Warangal. As per reports Infosys reportedly agreed to setup a new campus in Warangal and a formal announcement about the proposed Warangal campus is likely to be made in February next year.
The facility on the lines of its Mysore campus and the proposed campus at Warangal will serve as a centre for the IT major to train fresh engineering graduates. This was discussed during Infosys's CEO Vishal Sikka's meeting with telangana Information Technology Minister K.T. Rama Rao. The proposed campus will be located over 350 acres. Meanwhile the new IT policy of Telangana state will be unveiled on next year February and the new policy will propose various sops to the companies looking to expand their operations to Tier-II and Tier-III cities like Warangal.
The Infosys CEO invited Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao to inaugurate the campus at Pocharam on the outskirts of Hyderabad.