Shakti Sugar increases production

Dhenkanal: Setting a target of three lakh metric tonnes sugar production, Shakti Sugar Mills at Haripur near here has begun sugarcane crushing.

Senior vice-resident of the cooperative sector integrated sugar mill R Ramdurai said the factory had set a target of three lakh metric tonne production this year against 2.48 lakh achieved last year.

The district collector Bishnu Prasad Panday inaugurated sugarcane crushing after performing puja in the mill.