Bihar Industries Minister Shahnawaz Hussain said that the entire effort of the government is on investment and setting up industries in the state (File photo)
Industry Minister Shahnawaz Hussain stressed that we intend that more and more industries should come. More than one thousand crores have been invested in both Muzaffarpur and Begusarai districts. Apart from this, more investment is going to come in Bihar.
New Delhi. Bihar Industries Minister Shahnawaz Hussain has said that development is taking place in every sector in Bihar. Now development has taken place in every sector including electricity, roads, water, agriculture. Bihar has come ahead of many states in increasing the income of farmers, but it is not discussed. He said that a lot of work is being done on the question of industry and employment. Especially since our government has come in the year 2020, since then we are working with full force that how industries should be started in the state. Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke on ethanol and biodiesel on Saturday. Bihar is the first state where ethanol policy was made and a lot of investors have come. The Industries Minister said that a proposal of 6,199 crores has come in SIPB. We have given the land required from Biada for the ethanol project.
He stressed that we intend that more and more industries should come. More than one thousand crores have been invested in both Muzaffarpur and Begusarai districts. Apart from this, more investment is going to come in the state.
Shahnawaz Hussain said that there will be an investment of 30 thousand crores in petrochemical in Begusarai and thousands of crores of industries related to it will come to Begusarai. The Industries Minister said that how to invest in every district is the instruction of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar. He said that when all these projects will come on the ground and people will start working in it, then Bihar will take a giant leap in all the indexes and we will move ahead. Because there is a need for sugarcane, maize, broken rice in the ethanol industry, which Bihar has the most after UP in the country. He claimed that we can supply ethanol made in Bihar to the whole of Eastern India.
Proposal for investment of 10 thousand crores by the end of JuneThe Industries Minister said that we are saying as much as it is going to happen. People have faith on , so they are responsibly saying that 200 proposals that have come are worth Rs 6,199 crore. The people who spoke to us are so much that we will not tell till we are cleared from SIPB. But, by the end of the month of June, the investment proposal can go up to 10 thousand crores.
Shahnawaz Hussain said that the ethanol policy in Bihar is till June 30, after which we are going to make a textile and leather policy. He said that when the situation of lockdown is like this, then what will happen after the lockdown opens? He said that with the blessings of the Prime Minister and under the leadership of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, the NDA government is working in mission mode. The people of Bihar have faith in us, and the people who have hoped that if Bihar is ahead in every field, then we will be ahead by developing industries and businesses.