Indore: Captains of industry, both from India and abroad, attending the inaugural session of Global Investors Summit 2016 here today appreciated Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s efforts to systematically promote the growth of industry in the State.
The speakers lauded the initiative in the form of the series of investors’ summits organised by the State and described it as an honest effort for sustainable development and for generating employment for the youth, promotion of agriculture through agri-based business and industries, tourism, textile and information technology, automobile and other sectors.
22 speakers addressed the inaugural function focusing the scene prevailing earlier in Madhya Pradesh and the special efforts and decisions taken for development in the last one decade.
On this occasion, Union finance minister Arun Jaitley and Union Communication and IT minister Ravishankar Prasad embraced Chouhan when he concluded his speech. Jaitley recalled the time when he was organisation in-charge of Madhya Pradesh and faced difficulties in travelling from Bhopal to Indore by road. Jaitley also spoke of the commitment and efforts made by the Chief Minister Chouhan to ensure the State achieves all round progress.
President of Aditya Birla Group Kumar Mangalam Birla described his experience of investment in Madhya Pradesh as pleasant. ADAG Reliance Group president Anil Ambani said Madhya Pradesh is an ideal destination for investment. Sun Pharmaceutical MD Dilip Sanghvi expressed the desire to increase investment in MP. Speaking highly of the rate of economic growth of Madhya Pradesh, which is more than other states, Patanjali Ltd chief Swami Ramdev talked of investment schemes that would provide benefit to 10,000 farmers in MP. President of SR Group Shashi Ruia had a special word of praise for the industrial promotion policy of Chief Minister Chouhan