GoI to set up abattoir, cold chain for fruit and vegetables

SRINAGAR: The visit of Secretary, Ministry of Food Processing Industries, Siraj Hussain on Wednesday concluded with a review taken about the setting up of the Food Processing industries along with setting up of abattoir, cold chain for transportation and storage of fruit and vegetables.
An official handout here said that the secretary held a meeting with Financial Commissioner Industries and Commerce, Khurshid Ahmed Ganie, attended by senior State and GOI officers.
All the stake holders were advised to complete the projects as per the given timelines. MD SIDCO was specially directed to give wide publicity to the schemes of MFPI so that more and more private participants avail the schemes.
Wednesday’s meeting was in continuation to a series of meeting held by the FC, I&C and Secretary MFPI with various stakeholders in State.
Chairman Pollution Control Board Vinod Ranjan, Secretary Animal and Sheep Husbandry Sarita Chouhan, Secretary Horticulture, Sanjeev Verma, Secretary Housing & Urban Development Satish Nehru and MD SIDCO were present.