Suresh Kalmadi Passionate for Pune’s Development

Education Hub Transformed into IT-BT City

So as to give thrust to the industrial development of Pune, Suresh Kalmadi vowed ambitiously to turn the city into IT-BT City or Information Technology and Biotechnology City and realized it through unceasing toil with the help from Central and State governments as also the Pune Municipal Corporation. The IT entrepreneurs were attracted to Pune through the setting up of industrial areas in Hinjewadi, Kharadi, Ranjangaon, Taloda and Magarpatta City. To this end, He facilitated huge concessions for these businesses from the Pune Municipal Corporation. A multitude of IT companies made Pune their home because of revolutionary and visionary decisions like immense concessions in the property tax, two FSI ( Floor Space Index) and waiving of octroi. In addition, he organized the international conferences like Hi –Tech Pun under his chairmanship many times. He put in heavy efforts to attract the investment in IT industries from domestic as well as international businesses towards Pune. That is why Pune emerged as the IT City along with Bangalore and Hyderabad.

Pune IT BT HubThe multinational companies like IBM and Microsoft besides the world-class companies like Infosys, Wipro, Satyam, Persistent, Zensar, KPIT Cummins, TCS, Tata Technology, Canbay, Accenture, Cognizant, Tech Mahindra, Nihiland and BMC Software thronged to Pune. They gave huge impetus to the employment creation

About the Author: admin