Asia’s biggest auto testing track inaugurated in Madhya Pradesh
 Source : NewsBharati  Date : 29-Jan-2018

Bhopal, January 29: Union Minister Babul Supriyo and Madhya Pradesh Industrial minister Rajendra Shukla inaugurated the Asia’s biggest auto testing track in Pithampur of Dhar district, Madhya Pradesh on Sunday.

On this occasion, Babul Supriyo said that country’s research and development activities in the sector of automobile engineering and technology will get boost, due to the construction of auto testing track in Pithampur. He hoped that Pithampur will emerge as a hub of the automobile industry in future.

Union Minister further mentioned that the state government has provided 4 thousand acre land to NATRiP and the National Auto Testing Track has been developed on 3 thousand acre land. Automobile units can be established by the industrialists on the remaining one thousand acre land.

Rajendra Shukla said that this track will prove to be a pivotal center for the development of automobile industry in the country. Industrial revolution is must to provide maximum employment opportunities to youths.

He mentioned that youths of the state will get maximum employment opportunities by establishing more industries in the state. Mentioning about the infrastructure development in the state, Shukla said that Madhya Pradesh is an electricity surplus state.

Shukla informed that Mahindra, Force, MAN Group Heavy Industries, Earth Moving and Construction Equipments manufacturing companies have units in Pithampur. He urged the Union Minister that it will become helpful for the automobile and commercial vehicles’ sector of Pithampur, if testing facility of earth moving and construction equipments is made available here.