Himachal Pradesh

Home to Asia’s Largest Pharmaceutical Hub

100% electricity generated from green energy sources With five perennial rivers flowing through the state, Himachal Pradesh has the potential to contribute 26% to India’s hydropower potential. The State has an estimated hydropower potential of over 27,000 MW. The Baddi-Barotiwala-Nalagarh industrial belt has emerged as a key manufacturing hub for various sectors and the region is known to be Asia’s largest bulk drug manufacturing area.

Located in the western Himalayas, Himachal Pradesh is known for its scenic beauty. The state attracted around 19.6 mn tourists in 2017, which is about 3 times the size of its population. The State Government has also developed appropriate infrastructure for tourism development which includes a provision of public utility services, roads, communication network, airports, transport facilities, water supply and civic amenities, among others.