More than 100 companies in Bangalore create more than 80% of the semiconductor in the state. To encourage the growth oft his industry else where in the state, a new Karnataka Drafts Semiconductor Policy was laid down today at the ISA Vision Summit 2010, by CM B. S. Yeddyurappa.
The policy is drafted in such a way that govt. shall ensure that its objectives are met. It will be a role model for other states to follow. The focus will now not only be Bangalore but also Tier-II and Tier-III cities like Hubli-Dharwad, Belgaum, Gulbarga, Mysore, Mangalore.
More than 30% of the total potential in the semiconductor industry would be tapped in the state, which would lead to creation of numerous job opportunities, he added.