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Two more HP industrial areas included in concessional food parks list

Press Trust of India  |  Shimla 

The Centre has included two newly developed industrial areas of in the consolidated list of designated under concessional credit scheme of NABARD, a top said Saturday.

Pandoga in district and Kandrori in district have beenin the consolidated list of designated under concessional credit scheme, Himachal BK Agarwal said. The Park at Auduwal in district Solan was already in the list.

This would give a fillip to the industrial activities in the state and would attract more investors, he added.

The matter was raised with the during a meeting last month, he said adding that the union government now conceded the request.

After the processing units will be set up in these state of art industrial areas in Pandoga, Kandrori and Park at Auduwal, he said adding that these would be eligible for concessional credit from and subsidy of 50 percent of the project cost subject to a maximum of Rs5 crores under Kisan Sampada Yojna of the centre government.

further said that these units will also be eligible for grants in aid under the schemes of

Agarwal informed that these industrial areas and BT Park would be the main attractions in the upcoming Global Investors Meet at Dharamshala to be held in June 2019 and Food Processing Sector would be the main focus during the meet and sectoral sessions would also be held on this sector during the meet.

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First Published: Sat, December 08 2018. 22:45 IST