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Haryana govt to set up biogas plants in over 400 gaushalas

Govt will also organise job fairs in all districts of the state to provide employment, said Goel

Press Trust of India  |  Chandigarh 

Representative Image of Biogas Plant (Source: Wikipedia)
Representative Image of Biogas Plant (Source: Wikipedia)

The government will set up in over 400 in the state, a senior official said today.

The Gau Seva Aayog had sent the scheme of setting up of to the state's Renewable Energy department, following which the department has zeroed-in on 53

"We have 437 in the state. We told the Renewable Energy department that should be set up in each of these gaushalas," Gau Seva Aayog Chairman Bani Ram Mangla said.

"They have initially zeroed-in on 53 where will be set up in PPP mode. We (Aayog) will provide them cow dung and land of Gaushalas," Mangla said.

The government will also organise job fairs in all districts of the state to provide employment, senior minister Vipul Goel said.

The government is also planning to provide a concession of Re 1 in the electricity tariff to the industrial sector to boost industrialisation in the state, Goel said.

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First Published: Wed, July 12 2017. 23:01 IST
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