Andhra Pradesh IT Minister Nara Lokesh promised ten thousand jobs to Mangalagiri youth on Friday and also one lakh IT jobs to the state youth in the next two years. He laid the foundation of Akshara Enterprises Private Limited Centre Building on Friday in Autonagar, Mangalagiri.

Speaking on the occasion, he said that his government is working to bring in one lakh IT jobs and two lakhs Electronic jobs in the next two years. By 2018, ten thousand jobs will be made available to the youth in Mangalalgiri.

Lokesh said Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu has been relentlessly working to develop IT in AP. He promised to allot 13 lakhs square feet of land for the development of International and Domestic IT companies.

Government will provide three thousand jobs in Gannavaram IT hub. He said ten mobile phones are being manufactured only in AP and the second phase of tower construction will start in the next six months.

He said AP is all in encouragement for IT companies and the government plans to allot one crore square feet of land to the IT companies in the next two years.