Odisha Signs Agreement To Set Up 4 More STPI Centres & Odisha To Get Gems & Jewellery Industrial Park. Naveen Patnaik lead Odisha government signing an MoU with Software Technology Parks of India (STPI) for setting up facilities at four more places. The agreement was signed to set up STPI centres at Angul, Jajpur, Jeypore in Koraput and Sambalpur. Presently STPI centres ae loacted at Rourkela,Bhubaneswar, Berhampur and Balasore. After this proposal Odisha would have the highest number of such centre in the country. The proposed STPI centres would act as resource centres for IT, ITES and ESDM sector by offering general infrastructural facilities like ready to use Incubation Hi-Speed Data connectivity and other amenities required export of software and services.
iv. According to the agreement, the Odisha government would provide three acres of developed land and minimum 20,000 sq ft built-up space for each centre.
v. Recently Government has accorded in principle approval for establishment of a Gems & Jewellery Industrial Park at Ramdaspur of Cuttack district with an outlay of Rs.685 crore in 3 phases.
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