Investment proposal of three and a half lakh crore rupees in West Bengal

Investment proposal of three and a half lakh crore rupees in West Bengal

Adani Group, India’s largest industrial conglomerate, has announced an investment of Rs 10,000 crore in various industries in Kolkata over the next 10 years. The group’s leader Gautam Adani made the announcement at the two-day Sixth World Bengal Trade Conference. The conference ended last Thursday night.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

In her concluding remarks on the last day of the conference, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said that a total of Rs 342,365 crore has been proposed for investment in various industries in West Bengal. He said, “If these investment plans are implemented, in the next 10 years, West Bengal will rise to the top, leaving all the states behind. And against these investments, about 4 million people will be employed. This year’s World Bengal Conference has proved why we are emphasizing on the word “Destination Bangla”.

The World Bengal Conference started last Wednesday. Representatives from 42 countries took part in the two-day conference. 137 MoUs were signed with various countries on investment in industry, the highest in the history of the World Bengal Conference. For this reason, Mamata Banerjee termed the World Bengal Trade Conference as a historic ‘investment festival’.

Mamata Banerjee said the conference would be three days long next year. The conference will be held from February 1 to 3 next year. The conference was closed in 2020 and 2021 due to Corona. This conference started in 2015 in West Bengal.

Meanwhile, Ashok Lahiri, a prominent West Bengal economist and BJP’s Balurghat MLA from South Dinajpur, has questioned the future of huge investment proposals. He said the government has repeatedly spoken of investment proposals, but not of how far these proposals have been implemented. Now let the people of the state say that.

However, taking part in the conference, Adani Industrial Group chief Gautam Adani announced that his company would invest Rs 10,000 crore in the state in the next 10 years. Besides, HPCL has announced an investment of Rs 6,000 crore, JSW and Bengal Gas have proposed an investment of Rs 5,000 crore, ONGC will invest Rs 1,500 crore, Hiranandi Industrial Group will invest Rs 1,500 crore and Techno India will invest Rs 1,000 crore. Group. Apart from this, various local and foreign companies including Microsoft, IBM, KFW, Tata, Hitachi, Gainwell, Bigdachman International have announced investments in various industries in the state.

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