CAFIT Square Calicut, Mini IT Park at HiLite Business Park Inaugurated.
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy inaugurated the CAFIT Square Calicut at HiLITE City Business Park Kozhikode. There are 12 small IT companies in CAFIT Square. Out of which seven companies are already started functioning from the park from June itself. CAFIT (Calicut Forum for IT) Square is expected to generate 500 jobs for IT engineers in the immediate future.
CAFIT is a non profit organization initiated by a group of small IT companies in Calicut. During the inauguration Cheif Minister said that CAFIT will have a possible presence in the upcoming Cyberpark Kozhikode. According to media reports, he also promised to explore the possibility of starting bus service for the CAFIT square employees.
The chief minister also mentioned that the first phase of Cyberpark Kozhikode will be commissioned by next year. The project is delayed for many years. Kozhikode Bypass is fast becoming the new hi-tech and shopping destination of the city. Cyberpark, UL Park, Hilite Mall and Business parks and many other top-class businesses are opening up their shops along the bypass stretch.