3 lakh industrial units functional, industrial power consumption at 82% mark: Gujarat govt

Gandhinagar: As many as 3 lakh industrial units are in operation in Gujarat after reopening. These units involve reported presence of 25 lakh laborers, staffers and workers, said Ashwani Kumar, Secretary of Gujarat Chief Minister’s office.

He said, power consumption across industrial units in Gujarat is now at 7500 mw which is 82% compared to normal days.

264 private construction sites involving 21727 laborers are functional across the State in addition to 834 ongoing public works across 8 cities and 24 towns involving 26,000 laborers.