About the Department

Leveraging information technology for effective and efficient governance, sustainable economic development and inclusive social development.

Sri Jayesh Ranjan is the Special Chief Secretary of the ITE&C and Industries & Commerce Departments of the Government of Telangana. His assignment involves developing policy frameworks, attracting new investments, identifying opportunities for utilizing IT in various government processes, and promoting the digital empowerment of the citizens.

Department Profile

IT, E&C Department functions under one Special Chief Secretary assisted by senior and middle-level officers. The Department has one HOD, one public sector undertaking, three societies and six companies.

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Responsibilities of the Department

  • Policy formulation for IT, ESDM sectors
  • Conceptualizing and initiating various e-Governance initiatives
  • Promoting investments in IT, ITeS, ESDM, and other emerging technologies through proactive measures
  • Creating a congenial environment for IT, ESDM companies to setup/ expand their operations
  • Monitoring the benefits of IT percolates to the last mile of the State
  • Providing strong communications backbone in the State