Centre promises IIT for Kerala

The Institute would be set up in Palakkad district and the land required for it had already been identified, Chandy said.

Last Updated: Sep 27, 2011, 15:18 PM IST

Thiruvananthapuram: The Centre has promised
to set up an Indian Institute of Technology in Kerala during
the 12th plan period (2012-17), Chief Minister Oommen Chandy
told the state Assembly on Tuesday.

The Institute would be set up in Palakkad district and the
land required for it had already been identified, Chandy said
while replying to Abdurahiman Randathani (IUML).

Chandy also said government expected to start the work on
the institute next year itself.

PTI