Apple to Unveil Maps Centre in Hyderabad

Tim Cook

Apple CEO Tim Cook

Hyderabad, India: Apple CEO Tim Cook will inaugurate its development centre on 21 May,216  in the presence of Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao.

The California-based technology giant, which manufactures popular gadgets iPhone and iPad, had taken about 1.5 lakh sq ft area on lease in a building owned by real estate giant Tishman Speyer at Nanakramguda here.

“Chief Minister KCR and Tim Cook will inaugurate the facility tomorrow. State IT Minister K T Ramarao will also be present during the function,” sources said.

Apple may use the facility as mapping centre for its applications, they added. A spokesperson of Apple said the entire event will be kept as a private affair and media will not be allowed.

Cook, who arrived in the country last night, is expected to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi later this week.

  • PTI

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