Malda Industrial Growth Center - Phase I
Growth Centre snapshot
|Gram phanchayat||Bhabuk gram phanchayat|
|Total Area of Land||164 acres|
|Allottable area||148 acres|
|Area Available for allotment||NIL|
|No. of industrial units||73|
|Lease Premium||Rs. 22.86 Lakh per acre|
The site is connected by National Highway 34 which connects Malda to Kolkata city as well as districts like North 24 Parganas, Nadia, Murshidabad, Uttar Dinajpur etc.
The nearest railway station is Malda station which is about 8 kms from the Growth Center.
The closest sea port is Kolkata which is at a distance of about 368 km to the Growth Center.
Nearest airport is at Bagdogra, located at a distance of 224 kms from Malda. The closest major airport is Kolkata, which is about 360 kms away from Malda town.
The Growth Centre is providing lease holding to various industrial units for setting up their plants based on plan approved by WBIIDC.
|At a glance:|
|Water supply system||
|Surface drainage system||
|Administrative office of WBIIDC||
Roads and internal transportation
Paved Bituminous internal roads are providing facilities of entry and exit to all Industrial units within the Growth Centre.
Malda Industrial Growth Centre Phase - I
There are two approach roads as access routes for industrial units in the Growth Center.
Approach 1 - Two lane National Highway with paved shoulder which is being upgraded to 4 lane highway is maintained by National Highway Authority of India
Approach 2 - This consists of all the internal routes of the Growth Center and is being maintained by WBIIDC.
West Bengal State Electricity Distribution Company Limited (WBSEDCL) is supplying stable and quality power to the Malda Industrial Growth Center. WBSEDCL has set up a power substation in the Growth Center.
WBIIDC has made requisite arrangements to ensure continuous water supply to the Growth Centre by pumping out ground water through overhead water reservoir.
Street light system is in existence at internal roads of the Growth Centre. WBIIDC has also taken initiatives for solar powered LED street light installation towards utilization of renewable energy and reduction of carbon footprint.
Drainage and Sewerage
Drainage of treated industrial and storm sewer is facilitated through network of surface drains.
There are 73 industrial units in Malda Phase I growth center.They are :
Sukjit Starch Industries producing Starch Glucose
Indian Oil Corporation - L.P.G. Bottling plant
Matri Water Product Pvt. Ltd producing Packaged Drinking Water
Milap Rim Industry producing Cycle Rim
Key Industrial Performance Parameter :
|No. of industrial units||73|
|Total employment||1041 persons|
|Investment (In INR crores)||102||Units employing more than 100 people||1|
|Units with investment more than INR 10 crores||2|
|Types of units||Agro processing, Starch and Chemicals, warehousing, petroleum products and plastic products, engineering units|
Raw Material procurement and consumption Centre
Since the industries in the Growth Center are majorly small to medium scale industries, they source their raw material from nearby locations and have their distribution centers in neighboring districts like Murshidabad, Birbhum, Bardhaman and Dinajpur. The raw materials are procured from and finished goods are dispatched generally to around less than 300kms.