Mr. Jaitley confers award to commissioner industries Mr. Rao
Bhopal, November 28, 2015 (Ataullah Faizan): Madhya Pradesh has been given second prize in India International Trade Fair-2015. The prize has been given in the category of Best State displaying its products. Theme of the Fair this year was ‘Make in India’. Keeping this in view, theme of Madhya Pradesh Pavilion was ‘Make in Madhya Pradesh’. Various welfare programmes, policy and economic development was attractively displayed at the pavilion. The prize was given away by Union Finance Minister Mr. Arun Jaitley to state’s Commissioner Industries Mr. V.L. Kanta Rao in New Delhi today. Union Minister of State for Commerce Mrs. Nirmala Sitaraman and Union Commerce Secretary were also present on the occasion.
On the lines of Fair’s theme of ‘Make in India’, ‘Make in Madhya Pradesh’ is being implemented in the state. Madhya Pradesh is among fastest growing developing states in the country, whose economic growth rate is in double digit and which has highest agriculture growth rate, uninterrupted power supply, skilled manpower and industry-friendly atmosphere. The jury also inspected training programme for weavers, excellence of technical education and better employment opportunities for youths. Madhya Pradesh Pavilion also displayed state’s inclusion in 5 top states in ‘Ease of Doing Business’. Besides, availability of land for setting up industries and businesses and conducive policy were also displayed impressively in Madhya Pradesh Pavilion.