The Central Government today inaugurated five food processing projects in Assam, Gujarat and Karnataka. These projects will benefit the farmers and provide employment opportunities. Union Food Processing Industry Minister Pashupati Kumar Paras and Minister of State for Food Processing Industry Prahlad Singh Patel virtually inaugurated these projects worth rupees over 124 crore rupees.
Speaking on this occasion, Food Processing Industry Minister Pashupati Kumar Paras said, these projects will provide benefit to over seven thousand 600 farmers. He said, his Ministry is committed to reduce wastage of food crops and provide employment opportunities to farmers, women and young people.