Chhattisgarh soon to become manufacturing hub; signed 4 MoUs under ‘Make in India’
 Source : News Bharati English  Date : 11-Jul-2017

Raipur, July 1: Chhattisgarh has signed 4 MoUs today which would bring in an investment of 386 crore rupees across electronics and food processing sectors. This investment would create over 2,800 employment opportunities in the State and would give new employment avenues to the local youth.

Chhattisgarh government informed that MoUs with Smartron India Pvt. Ltd., Forstar Techno Solutions Pvt. Ltd., Wattson Electronics have been inked by the Government of Chhattisgarh for investment in electronics sector.

These companies will establish manufacturing units in EMC, Naya Raipur and will bring cumulative investments of around 286Crores in the State. These projects will employ highly qualified professionals and highly skilled manpower in the state. The project is a fervent endeavour to bring the enabling electronics manufacturing ecosystem in Chhattisgarh.

‘Make in India’ has been key catalyst for attracting new investments in the State. Government of Chhattisgarh has taken focused approach which includes ease of doing business, development of world class industrial infrastructure and enacting business friendly policies to facilitate business and investment in the State.

Government of Chhattisgarh also had recently launched Sanchar KrantiYojana (SKY) in which 45 lakhs smart phones will be distributed to youth and women in the State. Under SKY 1700 mobile towers will also be set up for providing mobile connectivity to all parts in the State.