The West Bengal state government has cleared land to a number of investors ensuring an investment of Rs 1,004.25 crore in the state. Altogether 14 units would come up over 97 acres of land under five industrial parks. CPF (India) Pvt Ltd and Prasad Seeds Pvt Ltd would set up their units under Vidyasagar Industrial Park at Kharagpur with an investment of Rs. 550 crore and Rs. 15 crore respectively. Emami Cement Ltd would set up its Rs. 418 crore unit at the Panagarh Industrial Park in Burdwan district, while Essar Oil Ltd under the same Park, also got its required land cleared for laying its proposed pipeline.
Extracted from BS ,May 26,’15