Warangal Urban: The State government has accorded permission to Telangana State Industrial Infrastructure Corporation Ltd (TSIIC) to construct a three-star hotel and a convention centre at the IT Park located near the Outer Ring Road (ORR) under the Greater Warangal Municipal Corporation (GWMC) limits.
Principal Secretary, IT, Electronics and Communication Department, Jayesh Ranjan has written a letter to the VC and Managing Director of TSIIC Ltd dated June 14 according the permission for development of the 3-star hotel as well as the convention centre through RFP/PPP mode. The State government was working towards developing Warangal, the second biggest city in the State, as a hub of IT and other industries. Several software companies including Cyient and Tech Mahindra have been running their operations from the IT park at Madikonda, providing employment to about 2,000 techies.
Several other companies are also willing to work from the IT park following the efforts of the State government which is trying to promote IT companies in Tier-II cities like Warangal, Karimnagar and Khammam. Moreover, the State government has developed a Mega Textile park near Warangal city.
Expressing gratitude to the Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao and Minister for IT KT Rama Rao for sanctioning a three-star hotel at IT Hub in Madikonda and state-of-the art convention centre, Minister for Panchayat Raj and Rural Development Errabelli Dayakar Rao in a statement here on Friday, said the State government was committed to comprehensive development of Warangal city. “The government is making all efforts to develop Warangal as a city of international standards.” he added.
Meanwhile, MLC Pochampally Srinivas Reddy said that the dream of the people of Warangal to have a convention centre on the lines of HITEX International convention centre at Madhapur would be realised soon as the government issued orders allowing the TSIIC to develop the convention centre and a three star hotel. He thanked Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao and IT and MA&UD Minister K T Rama Rao for their special interest in the development of Warangal.
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