BY TC News Desk
Agartala: May 02. Around eight industrialists have signed MoUs of Rs 312.38 crores with the state government in the presence of Chief Minister Prof. Dr Manik Saha.
In this Investment Round Table (I&C) meeting around 141 investors have participated and among them eight investors have signed MoU of Rs 312.38 crores.
One investor named Dayton Natural Resources Private Limited have come to invest Rs 247 crores for setting up another medical college in Dhalai district under Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC), Northeast Veeners and Plywood would invest Rs 13.88 crores, Rs 5 crores for Operating raw materials bank to support 200 mechanized agarbati rolling units on PPP Mode.
From hospitality, Galaxy Inn would invest Rs 4.0 crores, Chowdhury ware house to invest Rs 3.0 crore, Rs 30.0 crore for setting up surgical gloves, in agro processing Rs 4.0 crores and Rs 5.50 for Milk processing.
Addressing State Level Investment Round Table (I&C) meeting in Pragya Bhavan this afternoon, Chief Minister Prof Dr Manik Saha has said that the state government have decided to provide State Capital Investment Subsidy, Industrial Promotion Subsidy , power subsidy, employment cost subsidy, state transport subsidy and etc to the investors.
“From different states of the country they have come. I am very happy that eight industrialists have come here and already singed a MoU with the government of Tripura with an amount of Rs 312.38 crores. When I heard that they are coming here to sign the MoU, I was very much eager to see and was very happy”, said CM Dr Saha.
Hailing Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s special efforts in developing Tripura, Chief Minister said, “For any development of the state or country the connectivity is very important. Particularly for Tripura, connectivity is important. During our childhood we never have thought of that Tripura would have national highways. Now we have seven national highways and more highways are coming up. By the grace of our Prime Minister Narendra Modi we are blessed that he has given us HIRA Model”.
Addressing the investors, CM Dr Saha said, “Tripura is the third strongest gate way in India in the internet facility. In Delhi you will not get very good internet connectivity but in Tripura the connectivity is very good. We have already 12 express trains running from Agartala or from Sabroom to different states of the country which we never have imagined. All these happened because of the grace of PM Modi”.
He further informed that very shortly the Maitri Setu in Sabroom will be opened and the investors would be benefitted as Tripura would be the gateway of South East Asia.
“So Maitri Setu it would be started we have easy access of Mongla Port, Chittagong Port and Matarbari Port. All the investors who have come here will get all the facilities. Tripura has very good future for this infrastructure. We are ready to help you”, said CM.