An organic food processing unit was inaugurated at Barabanki, Uttar Pradesh, with an investment of Rs.50.33 crore, benefitting 5000 farmers, on Wednesday.
The unit would process and export tea products to 30 countries. It is likely to generate direct employment of 100 and indirect employment of 250 persons. It has a processing capacity of three tonnes a day and will process agro produce worth Rs 350 crore. Products to be manufactured in this unit are Tulsi green tea, sweet lemon green tea, lemon ginger green tea, pomegranate green tea, sweet rose, Tulsi masala.