The Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MoFPI) has extended the dates for submission of online proposals against the expression of interest for getting financial assistance to set up infrastructure projects in food processing sector under PMKSY.

Now the investors/entrepreneurs can submit their bids until December 15, 2023, 5 pm.

“The closing date for submission of online proposals against the Eol is hereby extended upto 17.00 hrs of 15 December, 2023,” reads the notice issued by the MoFPI.

The details can be checked on Sampada portal of MoFPI.

In October, the MoFPI had invited bid proposals under the sub schemes of ‘Pradhan Mantri Kisan Sampada Yojna’ for setting up infrastructure projects in food processing sector as per respective guidelines, wherein the closing date for submission of proposals was November 22, 2023, 17.00 hrs.

The ministry had invited proposals for creation of infrastructure for agro processing clusters, creation/expansion of food processing and preservation capacities, integrated cold chain & value addition infrastructure, setting up/upgradation of food testing labs, and Operation Greens – Long Term Intervention.