Bhubaneswar, August 7 (LocalWire): MDH, the famous spice company has agreed to set up a spice and food processing unit in Kandhamal following MP, Kandhamal, Dr Achyuta Samanta’s request.
Dr Samanta made the proposal while visiting Padmabhushan Mahashay Dharampal Gulati, the owner of MDH, at his residence in New Delhi today.
During discussions, Dr. Samanta requested the owner of MDH to set up a spice processing unit in Kandhamal and Gulati agreed as Kandhamal turmeric has already got a GI tag.
‘Farmers of Kandhamal will benefit by this unit and it will bring change to their socio-economic condition,’ Dr. Samanta said.
Mr. Gulati appreciated the efforts of Dr. Samanta towards education and empowerment.
He also assured to visit KISS and KIIT next month and also visit Kandhamal.