Following is an excerpt from a report in Economic Times:

ITC group on Tuesday expressed keen interest in making investments for setting up luxury hotels and food parks in Orissa, official sources said.

This was conveyed to the state government during a meeting ITC vice president Nazib Arif had with chief minister Naveen Patnaik here, the sources said, adding Patnaik promised necessary cooperation for the proposed ventures.

The proposed food parks would have facilities for setting up of processing units, sources said.