Mega Food Park project in Meghalaya gets approval of Inter-Ministerial Approval Committee

Wednesday, 25 Nov, 9.55 am

Amid COVID9 pandemic, there is good news for the people of Meghalaya - a Rs 65.29 crore Mega Food Park has been approved.

Sources in the Ministry of Food Processing told Northeast Now that the Mega Food Park project for Meghalaya has been approved by the Inter-Ministerial Approval Committee (IMAC).

Of the Rs 65.26 crore Mega Food Park project, the Ministry of Food Processing would extend a grant of Rs 48.43 crore, and the remaining amount will be mobilized by the state government.

The Inter-Ministerial Approval Committee (IMAC) meeting which gave the green signal to the Meghalaya Mega Food Park project on Tuesday, was chaired by the union Food Processing minister Narendra Singh Tomar.