A delegation of Malaysian construction companies on Thursday called on chief minister Devendra Fadnavis and evinced interest in partnering with the state in the proposed infrastructure projects like Mumbai-Nagpur communication expressway and affordable housing schemes being planned in Maharashtra.
In the meeting held at Sahyadri guesthouse in Mumbai, the Malaysian company CIDB Holding’s chairman Dato Shree and representatives of several companies were present while Mumbai MP Poonam Mahajan, state officials Pravin Pardesi and Kaustubh Dhiwase also participated in the discussions.
Fadnavis told the delegation that the communication super expressway to be built at an estimated cost of Rs 30,000 crore has the potential to boost the state’s economic growth as it envisaged several growth centers on the route passing through 22 districts. The scope for investment is vast as the project was biggest of its kind in the country, he said.
Courtesy – ET Realty