In July 2020, the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa’s (KP) Data Know-how Board (KPIT) introduced that it could be organising the nation’s first-ever Digital Metropolis in Haripur. Lastly, after nearly two years, the mission has been accomplished. Consequently, Prime Minister Imran Khan is scheduled to go to Haripur as we speak to inaugurate the state-of-the-art’ Pakistan Digital Metropolis Particular Know-how Zone mission.’ It’s the nation’s first such mission because it strikes additional to embrace digitization.
Furthermore, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Chief Minister Mahmood Khan together with different federal and provincial ministers will likely be accompanying the Prime Minister for the inauguration ceremony. The Pakistan Digital Metropolis mission is accomplished at a value of PKR 1.31 billion and stretched over 86 kanals of land.
Digital Metropolis Haripur to Function a State-of-the-art Facility
Undoubtedly, Digital Metropolis Haripur is a groundbreaking mission of the KP authorities that’s being launched to render all services and companies to the IT trade below one roof. Moreover, the mission seeks to function a state-of-the-art facility to advertise collaborations and innovation amongst academia, analysis, trade and planners from Pakistan and overseas. Together with that, it could additionally show to be useful for different allied industries such because the electronics trade, software program homes, cell phone trade, expertise incubators, pc trade. and so on.
As aforementioned, the plan of this mission was put ahead by KPITB in 2020. Afterward, in August 2021, the KP govt accredited the ‘Digital Metropolis’ mission in Haripur and put aside an estimated price of Rs. 1.three billion for the aim.
Final month, Prime Minister Imran Khan launched the Lahore Technopolis, a particular expertise zone, to create new jobs and increase Pakistan’s tech exports.