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Wipro sacks about 600 employees post performance appraisal

Speculations are rife that number could go as high as 2,000 after its 'rigorous appraisal process'

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

The country's third largest software services firm Wipro is learnt to have fired hundreds of employees as part of its annual "performance appraisal". According to sources, Wipro has shown the door to about 600 employees, while speculation was rife that the number could go as high as 2,000. At the end of December 2016, the Bengaluru-based company had over 1.79 lakh employees. When contacted, Wipro said it undertakes a "rigorous performance appraisal process" on a regular basis to align its workforce with business objectives, strategic priorities of the ...

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First Published: Thu, April 20 2017. 19:28 IST
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