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North East BPO Promotion Scheme Notice Inviting Tender

  • 17-08-2019
North East BPO Promotion Scheme Notice Inviting Tender

STPI is an organization under the Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY), Government of India. A budget of Rs 50 crore has been allocated to incentivize the establishment of 5000 seats in respect of BPO/ITES operations in the region

This scheme aims at creating an ecosystem in the North East that will unleash development in the region. It will provide a platform to the youth of North East and curtail the migration from the region. Further, the scheme would facilitate investment and attract industry players to explore the opportunities in the area.

This scheme aims at creating an ecosystem in the North East that will unleash development in the region. It will provide a platform to the youth of North East and curtail the migration from the region. Further, the scheme would facilitate investment and attract industry players to explore the opportunities in the area.

Dr. Omkar Rai, Director General, Software Technology Parks of India (STPI) said, “Considering the geographical location of the northeastern states, the provision of employment for the youth of the region would boost the economy and propel them towards the mainstream. The government is trying to infuse development in the region. The scheme would have a domino impact as it will create an enabling environment through the creation of an ecosystem, provide jobs and bring investment in the area.

In an official communique, STPI added, "As of today over 16 companies have received approval to setup BPO/ITES operations under North East BPO Promotion Scheme (NEBPS) for 20 units and 2060 seats. Assam has the maximum number of seats, 1110 followed by 450 in Nagaland, 250 seats in Manipur, 200 in Meghalaya and 50 in Arunachal Pradesh."

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