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IT sector will create one crore jobs by 2025-26: Rajeev Chandrasekhar

Speaking at a press conference here, the minister of state for Electronics and Information Technology said the IT sector has created 10 lakh new jobs in the country this year so far

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Union minister on Friday expressed confidence that the Information Technology and allied sectors will create nearly one crore jobs by 2025-26.

Speaking at a press conference here, the minister of state for Electronics and Information Technology said the IT sector has created 10 lakh new jobs in the country this year so far.

"Our target is to create revenue of USD 400 billion in the electronics sector and USD 1 trillion in the tech services sector by 2025-26. Thus, we predict that from 10 lakh jobs this year, there will be nearly one crore jobs by 2025-26," he said.

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First Published: May 20 2022 | 11:51 PM IST

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