Union Minister of State for Chemicals and Fertilizers Mansukh Mandaviya visited National Fertilizers Limited (NFL) Nangal Plant Sunday. He reviewed the progress of the PSU (public sector enterprise) and took a stock of the steps taken by the officials to satisfy the fertiliser need of the country.
During the visit, Mandaviya took keen interest in production operations. The minister also interacted with employees during the visit to control rooms. He appreciated the production performance of the 40 years old Nangal plant.
Mandaviya also visited the Research and Development Farm of NFL Nangal Unit where high quality seeds are grown by the company in addition to extending soil testing facilities for farmers. He interacted intensely with a group of progressive farmers at the R&D Farm and also distributed soil health cards to some farmers.
NFL’s Nangal unit produces around 5 lakh MT urea annually in addition to various types of industrial products like Sodium Nitrate and Nitric Acid. Nangal plant is one of the oldest fertiliser plant in India.