Data park in Visakhapatnam
Adani Group has come up with an investment of Rs 70,000 crore for setting up data park and solar parks in Andhra Pradesh. The agreement was signed between the Andhra Pradesh IT department and Adani Group on Wednesday. It was in the presence of Chief Minister Chandrababu, State IT Minister Lokesh and Adani Group Chairman Gautam Adani. The event was attended by IT secretary Vijayanand and Adani Group representatives at the public gathering of the Chief Minister’s residence at Ullavalli. The Adani Group will set up an eco-friendly data park in Visakhapatnam as part of the agreement. In the next 20 years, Rs 70,000 crore will be invested to create lakhs of jobs. The data center (three centers) will set up a gig of 500 acres in Visakhapatnam. 5 Gigawatt also sets Solar Park. The state government has announced that Andhra Pradesh will become a key Internet service provider by connecting this data center with internet cable landing station. The IT department hopes that IT companies, data centers, hardware suppliers, software, startup companies and telecom companies will be able to use this opportunity across the globe.