The twin cities of Hubli-Dharwad have an all-season airport, which has direct flights to Bangalore and Mumbai and they are near ports. There are at least 20 engineering colleges in and around Dharwad.
Meanwhile, Trinamool Congress supremo, Mamata Banerjee is threatening the Bengal Government of agitations if it fails to return 400 acres of the farm land allotted to Singur Nano plant. Mamata wants Tatas to stay in Singur with only 600 acres and not 997 acres.
West Bengal Chief Minister, Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee is trying hard to convince the opposition, Trinamool Congress on the Nano plant issue.