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26
November
2014

PM Narendra Modi to open a Mega Food Park in Karnataka

PM Narendra Modi to open a Mega Food Park in Karnataka

In a major boost to the agriculture sector, the Prime Minister inaugurated a mega food park in Tumkur, Karnataka, which would create over 4,000 jobs and allow farmers to directly sell their products at the park.

The park which is spread over 110 acres and has 22,000 tons storage capacity and 30 food processing companies is likely to benefit farmers from the districts of Tumkur, Kolar, Shimoga, which are rich producers of millets, oilseeds, vegetables and fruits.

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