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UP Investors' Summit: Jio to invest Rs 100 bn in 3 yrs, create 100,000 jobs

Jio's digital revolution is here to make the maximum contribution to UP's industrial revolution

ANI  |  Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India] 

Mukesh Ambani, Reliance Jio
Mukesh Ambani

Industries on Wednesday committed to investing Rs. 100 billion in over the next three years.

"has invested Rs. 200 billion already in the state, and plans to invest another Rs. 100 billion over the next three years. We aim to bring to every village in state by the end of this year," he said at the Investors' Summit here.

Furthermore, the top stated that over 20 million phones will be sanctioned and 100,000 new jobs would be created in Uttar Pradesh, which he said, was India's "most popular state."

"If UP gets up and running, nobody can stop from being a global superpower. It is a key investment area for us, and hence, we would like to support development at every level," he said.

He said that RIL has built world-class digital infrastructure all over and UP which is the most populous state can soon enough be the Centre of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, within the visionary approach of the PM. 

RIL has rebuilt the next generation digital communication services to help hospitals, schools, small, medium businesses o grow. 

also extended his commitment to developing the Centre's Namami Gange project to clean

First Published: Thu, February 22 2018. 08:18 IST