Bengaluru: Global software major Infosys Ltd will set up three more campuses here at an investment of Rs 1,918 crore ($290 million) and create an additional 27,000 jobs, a state government official said on Saturday.

“The state high level clearance committee on industry has cleared the three IT projects of Infosys at a meeting presided by Chief Minister Siddaramaiah here,” the official, who did not want to be identified, told IANS.

The $8.7-billion IT outsourcing major has its largest software development centre in the electronics city, about 30km away from the city centre.

One campus will be in the electronics city and two at Konappana Agrahara in the southern suburbs, the official said.

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