Bhubaneswar, Jan 8 (LocalWire) chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday said Odisha has attracted Rs. 5 lakh crore investment in the year 2016 and 2018.
Inaugurating a consumer oriented five-day international trade fare of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises here the chief minister said the state has been witnessing rapid industrial development for the last few years.
Over 350 MSMEs from India and 20 MSMEs from Iran and 12 from Bangladesh are participating in the fare.
Several workshops and seminars have been organised in an aim to create awareness among thr entrepreneurs.