Jaipur Properties An important initiative that is promoting the IT sector investment in the city is Mahindra world city. These 3,000 Acers Special Economic Zone is a multi-product SEZ approved for IT/ITeS, engineering and related industries, handicrafts and gems and jewelry, and is located along Jaipur-Ajmer Highway (NH 8). Additional sectors proposed to be added within the SEZ include apparel, logistics and warehousing. The economic hub is located in close proximity to established areas of Jaipur, including the Jaipur international Airport.
The developed area of the IT/ITeS zone of the SEZ is spread across approximately 383 acres with proposed development scale of approximately 750 acres. Approximately 35 IT companies have already signed up with few corporates such as InfoTech running operations in full scale. According to rough estimates, total working population of over 1,500,000 persons is expected once the SEZ commences full scale operations. Some of the prominent companies operating within this SEZ include Infosys, DBOI Global services, EXL SEZ, BPO solutions, Nucleus software Exports, and Systweak software among others. Further, an additional IT SEZ is planned in the corridor by Vatika group.
In addition to these developments, RICCO has also developed IT parks and incubation Centre in Jaipur. Moreover, Rajasthan Industrial Corporation has also planned IT Parks in Sitapura with excellent connectivity With Jaipur. Eighty per center of IT/ITeS units in the state of Rajasthan are located in Jaipur alone.
As of 2011, approximately 15,000 people are directly employed in the IT/ITeS sector which is expected to double in the next two-three years, generating a demand of approximately 3 million sq ft. additional IT-based commercial office space in the city.