NTPC and others to announce investments in Gujarat summit

MoUs worth Rs 30 lakh cr are likely

GN Bureau | January 6, 2017


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With only a few days left in Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2017, the state government is likely to sign MoUs worth Rs 30 lakh crore, surpassing the investment pledged during the previous edition in 2015, reported The Economic Times.


If reports are to be believed, roughly 21,910 MoUs with investment promises of over Rs 25 lakh crore have been lined up for the global summit. With a few more days to go, the figure may touch Rs 30 lakh crore.


Major companies including a few PSUs like National Thermal Power Corporation Limited (NTPC), Essar group, Ultratech Cement, Adani group and Torrent group among others will be announcing their investments in Gujarat during the summit.
 

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