Union Minister for Food Processing Industries Harsimrat Kaur Badal recently laid foundation stone for Nandvan Mega Food Park in Badawal, Chhata-Barsana road in Mathura in Uttar Pradesh. The Mega Food Park is being set up in 57.41 acre of land at a cost of Rs. 120.77 Crore.
This mega food park is slated to have a host of facilities including Multipurpose Cold Storage – 2000 MT, Individually Quick Frozen (IQF)with Frozen Storage – 2 MT/Hr and 4000 MT, Dry Warehouse – 10000 MT, Raw milk packaging Line – 2 LLPD, Pulses and Grain packaging line – 2 MT & Food testing lab. In addition, the lead promoter will also setup an Anchor Unit with an investment of approximately Rs. 24.13 crore for Dairy Processing with plant capacity of 500 TPD. The Park also has a common administrative building for office and other uses by the entrepreneurs and 5 PPCs at Aligarh, Mathura, Kanshiram Nagar, Bharatpur & Agra having facilities for primary processing and storage near the farms.