Mega Food Park Inaugurated at Nalbari, Assam [ Current Affairs ]
Smt. Harsimrat Kaur badal Ministry of Food Processing Industries who had inaugurated Mega Food Park to M/s North East Mega Food Park Pvt. Ltd. at Nalbari, Assam. This park was inaugurated by Honble Chief Minister, Assam, Shri Tarun Gogoi and Union Minister for Food Processing Industries Smt. Harsimrat Kaur Badal. Mr. Kiren Rijiju who is Minister of State for Home was also present to grace the occasion. The Central Processing Centre of the Park at Tihu in Nalbari District of Assam has been completed. Launching aim at give a major boost to the food processing sector by adding value and reducing food wastage. Since 2008, it loss at each stage of the supply chain with particular focus on perishables, Ministry of Food Processing Industries is implementing a Mega Food Park Scheme in the country. Mega Food Parks will setup worth Rs. 50.00 Crore and it is provided for setting up Mega Food Parks for creation of modern infrastructure facilities for food processing along the value chain from farm to consumer.
- Published on: June 1, 2015