Telecom Sector Skill Council and Gurugram Metropolitan Development Authority (GMDA) have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Wednesday to work jointly in the endeavour of GMDA in implementation of Smart city initiatives and develop the telecom/ ICT architecture for the purpose. The aim is to establish the mechanism for setting up functional telecom/ICT manpower by TSSC, required by GMDA.
The GMDA intends to position Gurugram as the ‘Smartest City’ by implementing various projects that leverage on telecom technology for planning, infrastructure development and delivery of services to its citizens. TSSC has expertise in execution of projects of skill training in the field of Telecom/ICT.
Commenting on the partnership, Dr Kochhar said “We are happy to partner with GMDA for the implementation of Smart City initiatives. TSSC has been making its own efforts to explore the possibilities of expanding the concept of digital India in a big way. Our effort has been to strengthen our infrastructure in order to expedite our efforts towards this end. We are glad that this MOU would surely provide us with an opportunity to do our best in the implementation of Smart City initiatives.” TSSC is an industry led apex body and committed to ensuring adequate skilled manpower to boost growth and productivity in Telecom sector.