CM presides over meeting of high power committee for Global Investor's Meet
SHIMLA------All the departments of the State government as well as the organising partners must work with close coordination and clear perception to make the Global Investor's Meet slated for next month at Dharamshala a big success. This was stated by Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur here today while presiding over the meeting of high-power committee for organising Himachal Pradesh Global Investor's Meet.
The Chief Minister said that all the concerned officers must adopt professional approach so that the event could be a major success not only in term of organisation but also is facilitating the investors to invest in Himachal Pradesh. He said that this meet would be a new beginning in the state to open vistas of progress and prosperity for the State and its people.
Jai Ram Thakur said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and other Central Ministers would grace the mega event. In addition to this, business tycoons and Ambassadors from several countries would also be present during the event.
The Chief Minister said that inspired by the Pragati Portal launched by the Prime Minister, the state government has also developed Him Pragati for online monitoring, tracking and speedy facilitation of investors. All the MoUs signed so far have been uploaded on this portal. The state government has adopted a multi-pronged and holistic approach for attracting investment, so as to make Himachal Pradesh an investment hub of the country. He said that till date 570 MoUs worth Rs. 75,776 crore have been signed in different sectors.
He said that exhibition space would be provided to PSUs and other departments during this event. He said that emphasis should be laid on creative, innovative and futuristic ideas and models so that they could catch attention of the Prime Minister and other dignitaries. He said that United Arab Emirates has confirmed to be the partner country for holding this event. In addition to this, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Ministry of Tourism and Economic Diplomacy and States Division, Ministry of External Affairs have given their consent to be partner Ministry of this mega event, he added.
Chief Secretary Dr. Shrikant Baldi said that as many as nine committees have been constituted for ensuring successful organisation of this Meet. He said that a review meeting would also be held at Dharamshala on 16th October, 2019 and spot visit and review of arrangement would be done. He said that full proof arrangements would be made to make the occasion a success.
Principal Secretary to Chief Minister Sanjay Kundu assured that the officers would work with utmost dedication and commitment to make the event a historic one.
Additional Chief Secretary, Industries Manoj Kumar gave a detailed presentation on various arrangements made by the department for making this event. He said that several sectoral committees have be constituted for each and every session of the Global Investor's Meet.
Additional Chief Secretaries, Principal Secretaries, Heads of Departments, Representatives of National Partner-CII, Media Partner-Square Communications, Knowledge Partner-EY and Event Partner-ICE were present on the occasion.