Agartala: The Ministry of Human Resource Development has approved a proposal for setting up an Indian Institute of Information Technology(IIIT) in Tripura.
"Though no formal letter has been received by the state government yet, we came to know that the MHRD issued a notification clearing the proposal for establishing the IIIT, Special Secretary to Higher Education Kishore Ambuly said.
"We are happy the state will have an institute like IIIT," he said.
MHRD Minister Kapil Sibal had assured the state government during his last visit here that one IIIT would come up at Agartala to give a major push to the IT sector in Tripura....more
04:06 PM, Jul 03, 2012