WIPRO denies scam during NRC upgradation
Guwahati/ 31st August’2017 (Prag News Desk):In reply to a recent news item about the involvement of WIPRO in a 248 crore scam during National Register of Citizenship upgradation process, WIPRO said that in 2014 the organization has been appointed as the system integrator to upgrade NRC.
Intending to train and deploy data entry operators across the state in updating NRC WIPRO had a partnership with local company,for which WIPRO also developed IT and software infrastructure part.Despite delayed receipt of payments, WIPRO and its partner continue to pay salaries to the data entry operators to ensure that operations remain uninterrupted and staff are not impacted,” it said in a statement.
WIPRO has always been providing services as per the terms and conditions of the contract with National Register of Citizenship ,which is thoroughly monitored by the concerned authorities. WIPRO added