Odisha Government to Set Up Rs 210 Cr Electronic Manufacturing Cluster

Silicon ChipThe Odisha government in setting up the first Greenfield Electronic Manufacturing Cluster (EMC) in Info-valley, Bhubaneswar, under a central government scheme.

The proposed cluster in Khurda District in Odisha, is will house over 100 electronics manufacturing units, according to a statement. The Rs 210 cr project is likely to create nearly 12,000 jobs. Total investment in the cluster is expected to be close to Rs 980 cr.

Vishal Kumar Dev, CMD, IDCO (Odisha Industrial Infrastructure Development Corporation) said

In addition to this, the state government is providing attractive incentives for the ESDM sector under the recently announced state IT policy-2014.

The cluster will also have production support services like Tool room, Test & Measurement labs, Incubation centre, Training centre and common infrastructure support like power, water and ETP for the potential investors.

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