‘Invest Karnataka’ event, an investors’ conference held in Hubballi on Friday, saw investment proposals totaling Rs 72,000 crore, mostly in North Karnataka, by 51 companies.
Speaking on the occasion MoSR Suresh Angadi said, we need spare parts manufacturing units for Railway, Aviation, Automobile, and power looms in Uttara Karnataka, Hubballi has all the potential to have International Airport in coming days this will be fulfilled.
The Minister observed that the industrialists’ mindset is about North Karnataka is changing. Efforts would be made to make Hubballi airport an international airport, reports the Deccan Herald.
Some sections in Belagavi had opposed holding the meet at Hubballi.