Bengal Plans To Build Silicon Valley In Rajarhat


Kolkata: West Bengal had drawn up plans to set up a Silicon Valley for which the state government is looking for land in Rajarhat area near the metropolis.

“We are planning to build Silicon Valley Asia at Rajarhat on the lines of what exists in California”, Mamata Banerjee told reporters at the post-budget news conference.

Mamata Banerjee said the government was looking for land and it would not be difficult to get. The project would create employment in the IT and digital space, she said adding the idea was discussed at the recently-concluded Bengal Global Business Summit with investors.