Odisha govt approves 13 projects with Rs 14,981 Cr investment

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government on Thursday approved 13 projects worth Rs 14,981 crore investment in the state.

The state-level single window clearance authority (SLSWCA) headed by chief secretary AP Padhi approved the projects.

While 12 projects worth Rs 3197 crore were approved, one power generation project of NLC India with an investment of Rs 11783.8 crore has been recommended for approval of the high-level clearance authority headed by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.

Notably, the SLSWCA is mandated to approve projects between Rs 100 crore to Rs 1000 crore. The high-level clearance authority would approve the projects above Rs 1000 crore.

Industry secretary Sanjeev Chopra said all projects will provide employment to 22,654 people in the state.


Name of company Sector Investment in crores Employment
Page Industries Apparel manufacturing 135 5,850
Globus Spirits Food Processing: Distillery 150 300
Nataraj Hotel and Resorts Tourism: Five star hotel 140 500
Carnival Films Tourism: Multiplex, Food Court, community centre 150 4,800 (160×30)
Falcon Marine Exports Food processing: Shrimp processing and freezing 77.98 4,060
Adani Wilmar Food processing: Refined edible oil 687.12 2,150
Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd Chemicals and Petrochemicals 500 520
Eastern Nutriments Biscuit and dairy products 75 530
Mariegold Heritage Hotel, resort – 5 star category 268 510
NLC India Ltd Power Generation 11783.8 1660
Rakhi Agencies Ltd. Downstream metal 59.92 200
Shyam Metallics Metal 870.20 1373
Crackers India Infrastructures Tourism: Four star hotel 84.12 201

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