IT parks will come up in every district of west bengal: Minister

Vastavam web: West Bengal Information Technology minister Bratya Basu today said IT parks will come up in every district of the state to boost entrepreneurship.The IT parks will be set up by the department in collaboration with local chambers of commerce in the coming days, Basu told reporters here on the sidelines of the launch of a book by Globsyn Founder Bikram Dasgupta here.Basu said the environment perception about Bengal has changed to an investment friendly destination in the past six years.

“This has been corroborated in the buzz created over the recent Bengal Global Business Summit.The perception has changed to an environment of entrepreneurship, innovation and creativity resulting in largescale investment proposals in different sectors including IT,” he said.Dasgupta, who authored the book ‘I Did It My Way’, said, “The readers will get to know about the formative years of the Indian IT industry and how a few educated middle class youths transformed the nation through it.”