IT major Infosys has bagged the IT Ratna of Karnataka award for the company’s consistent and outstanding performance in IT exports in the above Rs 10,000 crore category and for being the highest exporter and employer in Karnataka. Apart from Infy, 22 other companies were awarded for their respective contributions to the state, 10 of which bagged the IT Pride of Karnataka awards given awayby STPI and the Karnataka government. These awards were given away at BengaluruITE.biz this evening at a glittering ceremony.
Speaking on the occasion, Omkar Rai, Director — General, Software Technology Parks of India (STPI), said the central government wants to take broadband to every nook and corner of the country to promote entrepreneurship.
(Left- Right) Ms V Manjula IAS, Principal Secretary, Department of IT,BT & ST Government of Karnataka,Mr. Priyank Kharge, Hon’ble Mininster of State for IT&BT and Tourism Government of Karnataka, Dr. Omkar Rai, Director General
Software Technology Parks of India and Mr.P Nagaraja,CGM BSNL Karnataka.