Municipal Administration and Urban Development Minister KT Rama Rao will lay the foundation stone for the IMAGE (Innovation in Multimedia, Animation, Gaming and Entertainment) Tower at Hyderabad Knowledge City, Raidurgam of Serilingampally mandal, on Sunday, November 5.
The IMAGE Tower will be a centre of excellence with state-of-the-art facilities that will act as a catalyst for animation, visual effects, gaming and comics sectors in Telangana.
The Telangana government launched an IMAGE Policy for the project in April 2016. The proposed towers will come up with 16 lakh sq ft built-up area at a cost of Rs 945 crore and will have common facilities for motion capture, visualisation, visual effects and sound.
The project will provide an ideal environment for production and distribution, media content management, film content rights management, production and post-production of animation, visual effects, gaming and comics.