Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Reliance Industries Limited has come forward to invest in mobile making unit in the State.
Mukesh Ambani led RIL has plans to manufacture 10 million mobile phones per annum in the State. The RIL is looking for 150 acres of land to start a cell phone manufacturing unit near Tirupati. The government is planning to offer it at Tirupati, where already an electronic manufacturing park exists.
Besides Jio phones, RIL would make other electronic products, including television sets, set-top boxes among other things. If all clearances were given, a foundation stone laying ceremony would be held in the next coming two weeks.
Ambani met the Chief Minister at the Secretariat today. He visited the Real Time Governance Centre established in the first block of the Secretariat, and later in the evening had a dinner with Chandrababu Naidu at his official residence. Ambani told the Chief Minister that it had plans to create 100 entrepreneurial industries in association with the AP government.