- CM Baghel conducted a tour to promote the manufacturing sectors and allied sectors in Chhattisgarh
- During his tour, met a group of industry representatives from different sectors of the North-East Guwahati
Raipur: The economy of the state of Chhattisgarh has been growing commendably since the Baghel government has come into power. The industries that have shown the highest growth in the previous and current FY, include agriculture, cement, steel, iron, and thermal power.
CM Baghel, during his tour, conducted to promote the manufacturing sectors and allied sectors in the state, visited Assam’s capital Guwahati, where he held a meeting with the industry representatives from various sectors in North-East Guwahati.
Representatives who met CM Baghel to discuss spreading industries in Chhattisgarh, included Managing Director of Noth-Eastern Regional Agricultural Marketing Corporation Ltd Manoj Kumar Das, Deputy Resident Director of PHD Chamber of Commerce (North-East Region) S K Hazarika.
Together, they discussed investing in different industries in Chhattisgarh. IIM Calcutta’s Chief Operating Officer Shri Pankaj Konwar, who already looks after the startup IIM has started running in Assam a few years back, mentioned that he has already been working with 36 INC (state incubator, Chhattisgarh).
Green Valley Rice Tech Pvt Ltd director Ashish Kumar Bajaj also expressed his interest in investing in the industrial development of Chhattisgarh. FICCI co-founders Joydeep Gupta and Monojit Bhattacharya also met Baghel in Guwahati. Among other industrial heads who met the CM and discussed their business plans with him, include CII Co-chairman Abhijit Barooah, CII Director Shanta Sarma, and Federation of Industry and Commerce (North-Eastern Region) Director Biswajit Hazarika, and so on.
“Chhattisgarh offers a conducive business environment for investors”, claimed CM Baghel, while inviting the industry heads to take steps ahead in exploring business opportunities in Chhattisgarh. He asserted that the state of Chhattisgarh has grown to become a favorable destination for industrial investment among all other Indian states, led by technological development through innovations, diversification of industries, and also, plenty of natural resources, all of which together is an exceptional combination that the state is blessed with.