SRINAGAR: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Monday chaired a review meeting of the Department of Industries & Commerce, at Civil Secretariat
The Lt Governor exhorted officials to strive to maintain the momentum of growth recorded in the previous year and build a stronger ecosystem for nurturing start-up culture that would further drive our economic growth.
“Sustained efforts are required to give a fillip to start-up ecosystem that will further support entrepreneurship, and enable large-scale employment opportunities,” the Lt Governor said.
During the meeting, the Lt Governor was informed about the progress made and the milestones achieved towards developing a robust industrial ecosystem in Jammu Kashmir.
Discussion was also held on One District One Product (ODOP) and District Export Plan to realize the true potential of a district, fuel economic growth and generate employment.
Present at the event were Arun Kumar Mehta, the Chief Secretary, along with Prashant Goyal, the Principal Secretary of the Industries & Commerce Department, H Rajesh Prasad, the Principal Secretary of the Housing & Urban Development Department, Sarita Chauhan, the Commissioner/Secretary of the Labour and Employment Department, Mandeep Kumar Bhandari, the Principal Secretary to the Lieutenant Governor, and Dr Piyush Singla, the Administrative Secretary of the Revenue Department. Additionally, several other senior officers of the UT administration were in attendance. (KNS)