Fresh investment proposals worth Rs. 6608 crore have been approved in Tamil Nadu by high level committee, led by the state Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswamy. The panel met at Fort St. George in Chennai and considered several new investment proposals and those who were pending for clearance submitted through the single window system.
15 new investments were given the nod, with the potential of generating 6763 direct employment. Besides the traditional industrial hubs of Chennai’s adjoining districts of Kanchipuram and Tiruvallur, many of the industries are coming up in districts like Tuticorin, Trichy, Perambalur, Krishnagiri and Vellore.