Durgapur Barrage – the mute spectator of Durgapur becoming one of the fastest growing industrial towns of Eastern India is a major attraction of the Durgapur City. Apart from being a popular picnic spot and a major tourist attraction Durgapur Barrage serves as the preferred link between the two districts of Burdwan and Bankura.
Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) is planning to develop food processing clusters in its 250 acres of unused land at Panagarh near Durgapur. DVC chairman told reporters that he is confident about the viability of a food processing cluster at Panagarh and said that it will be a win-win situation for both the airport at Durgapur and the industry.
Mining & Allied Machinery Corporation (MAMC) factory of Durgapur is all set to re-open after a gap of 20 years. Initiatiev taken by the former Left Front government has been further taken forward by the present Trinamool government of Bengal and the future prospect of MAMC and Durgapur has brightened up once again.