The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) has approved 14 eligible applicants under the Production-Linked Incentive (PLI) scheme for IT hardware.

Under the scheme, the global IT hardware companies that have been selected are Dell, ICT (Wistron), Flextronics, and Rising Stars Hi-Tech (Foxconn). Meanwhile, the selected domestic IT hardware companies are Lava International Limited, Dixon Technologies (India) Limited, Infopower Technologies (JV of Sahasra and MiTAC), Bhagwati (Micromax) Neolync, Optiemus, Netweb, Smile Electronics, VVDN Technologies, and Panache Digilife.

The PLI scheme for IT hardware will extend an incentive of two percent to four percent on net incremental sales over the base year of FY20.