Orissa allots land for food park at Malipada

The Orissa Government has allotted 110 acre to 55 industrial units for the proposed food processing park project at Malipada in Khurda district.

The park will be developed on 162 acre. The state government will invest Rs 9.9 crore on infrastructure for the food park and out of this Rs 1.91 crore has already been deposited with the Industrial Infrastructure Development Corporation of Orissa.

Besides, the state also plans to set up a mega food park in Khurda and the proposal is under the consideration by the Union Government. The project is to come up on 200 acre. Tenders for this project are likely to be invited soon.