Govt invites Tata Sons for developing IT sector in J&K

Advisor to Governor, K Skandan on Wednesday met Tata Sons chairman N Chandrasekaran in Mumbai to workout modalities for involvement of the corporate sector for development of IT and services industry in J&K.

He was accompanied by vice-chancellor of University of Kashmir, Prof Talat Ahmad, secretary IT Saugat Biswas and managing director JK IT ID & SIDCO, Ravinder Kumar.

The advisor invited Tata Group of Companies to make investment in the state of Jammu and Kashmir to provide employment opportunities to the youth of the state.

He informed the chairman about various advantages and facilities available in the state for investment in multiple sectors viz Information Technology, industries, tourism and crafts.

The vice chancellor of Kashmir University also mentioned that both Jammu and Kashmir universities have varied training centres for skill development of youth which may be required by industry.

The advisor assured the Tata Sons chairman of the full support from the state government.