The following were the salient features of the policy
The State would aim for employment opportunities for Four Lacs to Ten Lacs
people in IT/ITES related activities.
Providing information access to all citizens at an affordable cost and for
achieving IT literacy in all the High Schools and Colleges by the year 2003 and
aims to do so in all the schools by the year 2008.
Computerization in Government departments and agencies must be the engine of
growth of IT/ITES in Madhya Pradesh, in the initial period.
A targeted share of 10% of the national IT output by the time frame indicated
earlier, i.e. the year 2008 would be in the region of approx. Rs.42000/- crore
and would require a direct private sector investment of the order of Rs. 4500/-
The State goal of achieving a 10% share in the national output would translate
to roughly one-third of the State Domestic Product (SDP) being contributed by