Mega Food Park in Punjab to become operational shortly

The Mega Food Park which is being developed by Punjab Agro Industries Corporation in Ladhowal is expected to commence operations in the next two months.

Sibin C, Managing Director, Punjab Agro Industries Corporation, said almost 95 per cent of the work of infrastructure construction has been completed.

He said this while addressing the investors and government officials from across the state during a state-level seminar organised at Bachat Bhawan.

Sibin said the Ladhowal Food Park, international-level investors such as Godrej Tyson Foods, Iscon Balaji Foods and Meat Masters have completed their projects, while other investors are in the process of completing the necessary formalities after the purchase of plots.

He added that both the Punjab government as well as the Union Government were committed to promote the food processing sector in the state and that is why subsidies and other benefits are offered to the investors. He urged the investors to form clusters and invest in this project so that they can get maximum benefit of the schemes.

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Author: Research Desk