New Delhi. Companies around the world are laying off employees or planning to lay off. Meanwhile, Union Telecom and IT Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw said on Tuesday that Apple’s largest factory for making iPhones in India is being set up near Hosur in Bengaluru. About 60 thousand people will work in this factory.
Training of 6 thousand tribal women to make iPhone
Vaishnav said at the Tribal Pride Day function that 6,000 tribal women living around Ranchi and Hazaribagh have been trained to make iPhones. The Union Minister said, “Apple’s iPhone is now being made in India and its largest factory in the country is being set up in Hosur near Bengaluru. 60,000 people will work in a factory.
“Out of these 60,000 employees, the first 6,000 are our tribal sisters from Ranchi and places around Hazaribagh. Tribal sisters have been trained to make Apple iPhones.
TATA Electronics contracts to set up iPhone factory
According to news agency PTI, Apple has awarded the contract to Tata Electronics to set up the iPhone factory, which has a plant in Hosur. The company makes iPhones in India from leading electronics companies Foxconn, Wistron and Pegatron.
Tags: Apple, Ashwini Vaishnav, iphone
FIRST PUBLISHED : November 15, 2022, 22:46 IST