Delhi boy Chetan Kakkar is offered a salary package of Rs. 1.27 crore ($190,000) per annum by the IT giant Google.
Delhi Technological university set a new record in terms of salary offers when Chetan Kakkar, one of its final year students of IT branch, bagged a package of $1,90,000 (Rs 1.27 crore approx) per annum from Google. An alumnus of Springdales, Pusa Road, Kakkar said DTU campus has made a great difference to his prospects.
Kakkar’s parents are teachers at Delhi University. Rita Kakkar, his mother is in the faculty of chemistry department and Subhash Kakkar, his father is a teacher of management studies. A final year student of DTU’s information technology department, Kakkar will be joining Google, California with a compensation of Rs 1,25,74,200 ($190,000) after he completes his study in 2016. The highest offer made so far in DTU campus has been Rs 93 lakh.
“This was what I had been striving so far and I am excited to join Google,” said Kakkar.
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