As Chief Minister Jayalalithaa is determined to make Tamil Nadu reach the top spot in the country in information technology (IT), she will announce a number of schemes in this regard soon, Minister for IT R.B. Udayakumar said here on Friday. Pointing out that one among the seven orders signed by the Chief Minister was facilitating on-line registration with employment exchanges for students immediately after getting their XII standard results, he said this itself was an eloquent testimony to her interest in IT industry and how it could be effectively used for the welfare of the society.

Talking to reporters after visiting the ELCOT Special Economic Zone at Sholinganallur, he said she had instructed all the Ministers to review the functioning of their departments thoroughly.