AP committed to provide one lakh jobs in IT sector

Andhra Pradesh IT Minister Nara Lokesh said the State government has a target of providing one lakh jobs in IT sector by 2019.

Lokesh was inaugurating 16 IT companies at Mangalagiri in Guntur district. He said IT centres would be opened in Visakhaptnam, Tirupati, Amaravati and Anatapur districts. “Nobody expected so many IT companies would be opened in Andhra Pradesh”, Lokesh said, adding that the State would be developed if youth get jobs. (NSS)