Shimla: Industries Minister Kishan Kapoor said here today that Hero Honda was planning to establish its manufacturing unit in Himachal Pradesh which will be its 4th manufacturing unit. The company sent a proposal to the state government in this regard and requested to provide 2000 bighas of land in Baddi-Barotiwala-Nalagarh industrial area in the state.
The Minister said that Hero Honda Company has shown interest to establish its 4th unit in Baddi-Barotiwala-Nalagarh industrial area. Other three manufacturing units of the company were located at Gurgaon, Dharuhera and Haridwar. He said that the company has chosen Himachal Pradesh from among the 10 states and proposed to establish its unit in Baddi as it was emerging as an important industrial area of the state and was well connected with all the important markets of India.