Mahindra World City, Jaipur's IT/ITES zone bolstered by Wipro Ltd
Wipro Ltd. will soon start development of its site at the IT/ITES zone of Mahindra World City (MWC), Jaipur.
- (1888PressRelease) August 31, 2010 - Jaipur - Indian technology giants to commence work on its Jaipur campus shortly.
The IT/ITES zone of Mahindra World City (MWC), Jaipur, a Special Economic Zone reaches another milestone with Wipro Ltd. The Indian technology giant has recently announced to commence development of its site at Mahindra World City, Jaipur. In order to commence the operations at the earliest Wipro will begin operations with 200 people in the 'Evolve Technology Park' within IT/ITES Zone of Mahindra World City, Jaipur after obtaining statutory approvals while they develop their own campus. This was informed by Mr V R Ganesh, Head - Real Estate, Wipro Ltd. and Mr Niranjan, Head-Civil Infrastructure, Wipro Ltd. who visited Mahindra World City, Jaipur on 26th August 2010.
The IT zone of MWC, Jaipur is already operational with more than 2200 people (direct+indirect) working in the city. 35 companies have already signed-up with MWCJ which includes names like Infosys, Tech Mahindra, Deutsche Bank, State Bank of India, ICICI Bank, Nucleus Software, Nagarro Software, EXL, Connexions, Truworth, Girnar Soft, QH Talbros, Dynamic Cables, Poly Medicure, Genus, Knit Pro, etc.
Speaking at the occasion, Mr. Sunil Arora, Principal Secretary - Industries, Government of Rajasthan said, "We welcome Wipro to the knowledge city of Jaipur and it is heartening to know note that one of the biggest IT companies of India is planning to set up state-of-the-art IT development center in Jaipur shortly."
About Wipro Ltd
Wipro Limited provides comprehensive IT solutions and services, including systems integration, information systems outsourcing, IT enabled services, package implementation, software application development and maintenance, and research and development services to corporations globally. Wipro Limited is the first PCMM Level 5 and SEI CMM Level 5 certified IT
Services Company globally. In the Indian market, Wipro is a leader in providing IT solutions and services for the corporate segment in India offering system integration, network integration, software solutions and IT services. In the Asia Pacific and Middle East markets, Wipro provides IT solutions and services for global corporations. Wipro also has profitable presence in niche market segments of consumer products and lighting. Wipro's ADSs are listed on the New York Stock Exchange, and its equity shares are listed in India on the Stock Exchange - Mumbai, and the National Stock Exchange. For more information, please visit our websites at www.wipro.com, www.wiprocorporate.com, and www.wipro.in.
About Mahindra World City, Jaipur
Spread over an area of 3000 acres, Mahindra World City, Jaipur will provide corporates a world-class platform to expand their businesses to compete globally. Mahindra World City, Jaipur is a Special Economic Zone on the format of an 'Integrated Business City' and is a It is a 74:26 joint venture between Mahindra Lifespace Developers Ltd. (a Mahindra Group Company and previously known as Mahindra Gesco Developers Limited) and Rajasthan State Industrial Development and Investment Corporation Ltd (RIICO, an agency of the Government of Rajasthan).
The SEZ includes exclusive zones for IT/ITeS Companies, Light Engineering companies including Auto and Auto Component manufacturers, Handicraft Companies, Gems & Jewellery Companies and Apparel companies. Besides these exclusive zones, the SEZ will also have a Domestic Tariff Area (DTA) for catering to the demand of domestic industries. Mahindra World City will also have a dedicated Logistics and Warehousing Zone for the manufacturing companies in order to provide complete end to end solutions. Social Infrastructure in the form of housing, education and health institutes, recreational zones, and retail and hospitality centers also forms an integral part of the development. As part of this dream, the first phase of IT/ITeS SEZ is fully operational with Infosys, Deutsche Bank and EXL Services already started their operations.
35 companies have already signed-up with MWCJ which includes names like Infosys, Wipro, Tech Mahindra, Deutsche Bank, State Bank of India, ICICI Bank, EXL, Connexions, Truworth, Nucleus Software, Nagarro Software, Girnar Soft, QH Talbros, Dynamic Cables, Poly Medicure, Genus, etc.
Mahindra World City, Jaipur, has been identified as part of a list of 16 projects globally, which are being supported by the Clinton Climate Initiative (CCI), a foundation for sustainable development promoted by Former US President Bill Clinton. Only 2 of these projects are India-based, and Mahindra World City, Jaipur is one of these.
Mahindra World City, Jaipur at full capacity occupancy & operations level is expected to attract investment of over Rs.10,000 crores. This will create direct employment for approximately 100,000 people and indirect employment for over 1,50,000 people. It will export goods and services of more than Rs.4500 crores year on year.