396 Industrial Projects Nodded To Invest In Odisha Since 2009 Till Date

Bhubaneswar: The Single Window Clearance System (SWCS) of Odisha Government has accorded seal of approval to 396 industrial projects to invest Rs 9,54,858.40 crores in various sectors of the State between the fiscal years of 2009-10 and 2020-21 (until January, 2021).

This was informed in the Assembly today by Odisha Industries Minister Dibya Shankar Mishra in reply to a question asked by BJP legislator Nauri Nayak.

The Minister also apprised the House that 72 big-ticket industries have either been partly or fully functional.

The members were further informed that 16 industrial projects have withdrawn from setting up their firms here in the State while the progress of 308 is underway at different phases.

The Industries Minister stated that the 72 big industrial projects have been estimated to create 46,877 employment potential while Rs 73,940.35 crores has been invested.