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Leicester firm expands Gujarat site for Indian market

A Leicester food manufacturer has started work to expand their factory in Gujarat to cater for the growing Indian market.

Nainesh Patel, owner of Farsan Foods, opened the site in India after discovering a demand for handmade samosas and other savoury items from the country.

The building in Vadodara city has also been producing and exporting a range of products to Europe and America.

BBC Leicester's Sumeer Kalyani spoke to Nainesh, who said the Leicester factory has been working alongside the site in India.


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