Bhubaneswar, 30/11: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today launched 27 industrial projects worth Rs 8938.81 crore at a special function through video conferencing at Kharvel Bhawan here.
Out of these 27 projects, five projects were inaugurated and other twenty two were for ground breaking.
“Odisha has a vision of becoming one of the top three investment destinations in the country in terms of grounded investments. It is heartening to note that Odisha has emerged as the number one State and the most attractive destination for investments during the period from April to September 2019 receiving 18 percent investment of the entire country. Our focus should be on quick grounding of these industrial projects.”, said the chief minister.
“In exactly one year from today, we will organise the Make in Odisha Conclave 2020. Let’s all work together to make it the greatest investment summit ever organised by any State in the country” he said inviting the global business community to join at the summit from November 30 to December 4, 2020.
Conducting inauguration and groundbreaking of 27 more industrial projects, the chief minister congratulated all the concerned industrial houses on this milestone, and assured them of complete facilitation support from the state government. “These projects will usher in the next era of industrial growth and will contribute towards the vision of an industrially prosperous Odisha.”,said Naveen.
Chief minister launched a new website for Odisha Film Development Corporation and the 365-day countdown to Make-in-Odisha Conclave 2020.
Industries Minister Dibya Shankar Mishra, Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy and other senior officers were present on the occasion.