IT giant Microsoft has shown its interest in running IT based training institutes in Jharkhand. These institutes will provide training to students of the state in various technologies developed by Microsoft and in other essential IT softwares.
Further, the company would also be providing technological help in the area of pulses cultivation. It will help in better crop production of pulses and in better use of resources.
The decision for training institutes and for other technological help was taken in a meeting between Chief Minister Raghubar Das and Microsoft official Sanjay Gupta held on September 13 in Ranchi. Chief Minister of Jharkhand, Mr Das asked the company to present a detailed report in this regard.
During the meeting, Chief Secretary Rajbala Verma, Development Commissioner Amit Khare, CM’s Principal Secretary Sanjay Kumar, Education Secretary Aradhana Patnaik, CM’s secretary Sunil Kumar Burnwal and several other officials were also present along with Chief Minister Raghubar Das and Microsoft official .