Nagpur: Nagpur’s Mihan to be showcased in Mumbai roadshow to push project. Roadshow will be organized next month in Mumbai for a very intensive MIHAN project.
A fresh round of efforts are being made to revive the project which has so far progressing at snail’s pace. Several IT, aviation-related and pharmaceutical companies have started operations at Mihan in Nagpur. There is a growing feeling that it has never taken-off and the promised 50,000 jobs have not materialized.
The issue of promise of employment given to the youth by BJP leaders has come to the fore. So the rulers have become active. Mr. Nitin Gadkari and Devendra Fadnavis constantly voiced about Mihan. Two years ago, the conference for projectcould not be done because of Make in India.
New attempts have been made to attract investors by the Maharashtra Airport Development Company and State Government. Guardian Minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule took a meeting in Mumbai. MADC Managing Director Suresh Kakani, Valsa Nayar Singh, Ved’s founder Vilas Kale, Govind Daga, President Devendra Parekh, Naveen Malewar, MLA Sudhakar Deshmukh, Anil Sole, Vikas Kumbhare and Sudhakar Kohale were present.
Sector-wise international consultants will be appointed for industries in Mihan. The idea of how heavy and large industries will come up. Marketing will be done for the pharma industry, materials for the protection sector, electronic goods, multinational companies to come to Mihan. It was discussed in the meeting.
A delegation of 20 industrial experts will be visiting Mihan on April 19 to inspect the infrastructure facilities available. Some foreign representatives are also likely to join. The meeting had positive discussions and it was felt that time has come to realize full potential of the project for employment generation.