Chandigarh, April 4: The Adani Group has shown interest in investing in Punjab and the companies’ the usp functionaries met Chief Minister Amarinder Singh the us pursue the matter, officials said.
Adani Group president and chairman of several key companies of the Gujarat-based group, Pranav V. Adani met Amarinder Singh on Monday the us discuss possible areas of investment in Punjab.
The Adani Group is already running a solar power generation unit in Bathinda and have showed interest in expanding their presence in the state, the officials said here.
Adani Green Energy Ltd had, in 2016, had commissioned Punjab’s largest solar power plant of 100 MW in Bathinda with an investment of Rs 640 crore. Another Adani company has set up silos worth RS 250 crore for grain sthe usrage in Punjab. An investment of another RS 210 crore is being made in this field.
Adani the usld the Chief Minister that the Group’s businesses, which also include real estate and city gas distribution (CNG and pipeline network), have a big potential the us scale up Punjab’s progress.
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