Hyderabad: Telangana IT Minister KT Rama Rao (KTR) said on Thursday that with the commissioning of a seven-tonne-a-day chocolate processing plant and a 100 tons per day by Hatsun, popular like Arun and Ibaco ice cream in Zahirabad, Telangana is now home to the largest ice cream manufacturing unit in the country.
The manufacturing unit is set up by Hatsun at a cost of Rs 400 crores. KTR said the latest investment has boosted the company’s total investment in Telangana to Rs 600 crores.
Calling it a testament to the ongoing ‘white revolution’ in Telangana, KTR said the unit would supply 10 lakh liters of milk a day to benefit 5,000 local dairy farmers. It would also provide jobs for 1,500 people, he said.
The Minister announced the commissioning of the plants on Twitter.
“Glad to share this with the commissioning of 7 tons per day chocolate processing plant and 100 tons per day ice cream manufacturing plant by Hatsun, popularly sold as Arun Ice Creams and Ibaco, Zahirabad in Telangana is now home to the largest ice cream manufacturing unit in India. in India. “, he tweeted.