Farmer's Notebook Agriculture

13 Mega Food Parks get Centre's final nod

The Central Government has accorded final approval to thirteen proposals for setting up of Mega Food Parks in various parts of the country including rural areas during the current Five Year Plan period till date.These Mega Food Parks are private sector driven projects and responsibility of execution, ownership and management of these projects vests with a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV), which is a company incorporated under the Companies Act. State Government/ State Government entities/Cooperatives have also been allowed to set up Mega Food Parks in the country by recent amendments in the scheme guidelines.

These Mega Food Parks are currently in the process of implementation. On completion, these Mega Food Parks would provide direct and indirect employment for about 30,000 persons.

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