India’s first mega silk cluster will come up in which Indian state?

India’s first mega silk cluster will come up in which Indian state?
[A]Assam
[B]Karnataka
[C]West Bengal
[D]Andhra Pradesh

Karnataka
India’s first mega silk cluster will come up at Belavadi, on the outskirts of Mysuru in Karnataka state. The silk cluster is a first of its kind initiative, aimed at creating state-of-the-art infrastructure facilities for silk weaving and processing in the region. Initially, the Government of India will contribute Rs. 30 crore towards the project and a special purpose vehicle (SPV) will be constituted for raising the remaining cost from stakeholders. The facility is expected to be completed in 2016.

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