IT cos. may hire 2.75 lakh this year; industry may grow by $20 billion
Hyderabad: IT and services body Nasscom expects that the hiring by IT companies would be about 2.75 lakh during the current year, while the overall industry may grow by $20 billion.
"Business will grow by 12 to 13 per cent. We are confident about that, depending on where the dollar and Rupee would go. In terms of people, it (hiring) is 2,75,000.
"But if you compare it with the previous years, we will probably add about $20 billion extra revenue this year. Last year we only added about $16 billion", Nasscom Chairman BVR Mohan Reddy said today on the sidelines of a programme organised by IIT-Hyderabad.
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