Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa has revealed that 50 thousand jobs will be provided for young men and women in the Information Technology field.
Mr. Rajapaksa said that their District was facing the challenge to groom a youth generation which can transact at the international level. He mentioned that an Information Technology village which can generate jobs for at lest 50 thousand young men and women within the next 10 years was being planned. He added that the required infrastructure was no coming up.
He was speaking at the launch of an Information Technology and English Language Training Project. It is launched targeting young men and women in Hambantota. It is being handled by the “Tharunnayata Hetak” Organisation.