A one-day Workshop on ‘Infrastructure-Kochi – Short-term and Long-term’, jointly organised by the Better Kochi Response Group (BKRG), Kerala Management Association (KMA) and the World Bank was held yesterday (19-05-2015) at the KMA Hall, Kochi. PWD Minister V K Ibrahim Kunju addressed the function. Infopark CEO Mr Hrishikesh Nair represented Infopark in the workshop. Replaying to the development concerns raised by CEO Minister said,” the repair of roads leading to the area would begin next week.”
“Infopark would have at least 1.5 lakh employees within five years. The Kochi Metro should be extended to Kakkanad so as to benefit employees of the district’s IT hub,” CEO added.
Apart from Infopark PWD, Cochin Corporation, GCDA, District Administration, DMRC, Kerala Water Authority, Electricity Board, Regional Town Planning, Institute of Town Planning, CIAL, Cochin Port Trust, Indian Railways, Indian Navy, Roads and Bridges Corporation, Inland Navigation Corporation, CREDAI, Institute of Engineers, CII, TIE, the Chambers of Commerce (India, Kerala and Cochin), Vyttila Mobility Hub, KMRL , Irrigation Department, GIDA, CPPR and the NHAI participated in the workshop.