K’taka to develop infrastructure on PPP

The Karnataka Government has decided to make huge investments in infrastructure projects by roping in private parties in the coming years.

Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa, who addressed a investors’ meet here on Monday said, infrastructure development such as power, roads, and water would be given utmost priority by the Government. “We believe in building strong public  private partnerships in infrastructure, construction to realize the objectives of high growth and regional equity.

We hope to soon have air connectivity to all districts in the State.”

Stating that development of sea ports on the Western coast of the state would be accorded priority, Mr Yeddyurappa said sea ports such as Malpe, Karwar, Honnavar, New Mangalore Port would be developed on a public private partnership.

The government has decided to provide 24 hours quality power in every nook and corner of Karnataka. The State enjoys salubrious climate and very peaceful atmosphere. In fact, no individual man day has been lost since last three years. The State Government has taken all steps to sensitize administration and make it more responsive and investor friendly and to help potential investors like you to set up your establishment in Karnataka, the Chief Minister said.

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