Various Projects worth Rs. 19600 Cr Coming Up In Chandikhole

  • Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi dedicates multiple development projects worth over Rs 19,600 crores in Chandikhole, Odisha. 
  • The projects include oil & gas, railways, road, transport & highways, and atomic energy sectors. 
  • The Prime Minister emphasized the government’s approach to addressing the present needs of the nation while working for the resolution of Viksit Bharat. 
  • The Prime Minister inaugurated a 344 km long product pipeline from Paradip to Haldia in West Bengal. 
  • The Indian Oil Corporation Limited Mono Ethylene Glycol project in Paradip Refinery and 0.6 MMTPA LPG Import facility at Paradip will bring revolutionary changes in the polyester industry of eastern India. 
  • The Prime Minister also inaugurated a 5 MLD capacity seawater desalination plant at Odisha Sands Complex of IREL (I) Ltd. 
  • The Prime Minister emphasized the central government’s focus on modern connectivity in Odisha to increase the economy of the state. 
  • The Prime Minister also dedicated four landings of Singhara to Binjabahal Section of NH-49, Binjabahal to Tileibani Section of NH-49, Balasore-Jharpokharia Section of NH-18, and Tangi-Bhubaneswar Section of NH-16.
  • The Prime Minister also dedicated the 162 Km Bansapani – Daitari – Tomka – Jakhapura Rail Line to enhance the existing traffic facility’s capacity and facilitate efficient transportation of Iron and Manganese ore from Keonjhar District to the nearest ports and steel plants. 
  • Other railway projects include the flagging off of new train services.
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