805 MSME projects to bring in ₹4,459 cr investments to UP
The MSME sector projects include two units in Agra, three in Aligarh, two in Amethi, one in Ayodhya, seven in Barabanki, two in Bareilly, one in Chandauli, one in Etawah, two in Fatehpur, one in Firozabad, 40 in Gautam Buddh Nagar and Ghaziabad LUCKNOW Of the 1,406 projects to be launched during the ground-breaking ceremony on Friday, around 805 will be related to the MSME sector and bring in investments of ₹4,459 crores to Uttar Pradesh. As many as 275 projects will be from the agriculture and allied industries, followed by 65 from the pharmaceuticals and medical supplies sector.
UP accounts for maximum MSMEs (90 lakh), which is 14.2% of the total number in the country. An official spokesman said other projects being implemented include six related to education worth ₹1,183 crores, seven dairy projects worth ₹489 crores, and 6 in the animal husbandry sector worth ₹224 crores.