To create employment opportunities for 3000 people
Shiggaon, July 16: Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai is on a visit to his constituency Shiggaon and Savanur today. The Chief Minister is set to lay the foundation stone for a Textiles Park and launch a slew of development works.
The Chief Minister is also scheduled to lay the foundation stone for setting up of the Texport Readymade Garments unit. The proposed Textiles Park will come up in an area spread over 59.34 acres and for the first time it would be set up on Anchor-Promoter model.
Infrastructure facilities would be created in three phases for the Textiles units and Readymade Garment factories. The state government has provided Rs25 cr for the first phase. Anchor-Promoter Ms Texport Private Limited is investing Rs42 cr to set up the readymade garments unit. It is expected to provide employment opportunities for about 3000 persons.