Precious Kashmir News
Jammu, Jan 9: The Jammu and Kashmir BJP welcomed the new industrial package for the Union Territory
The government on Thursday announced a new industrial development scheme (IDS) with a total outlay of Rs 28,400 crore to encourage new investments and take industrial development to the block level.
“For the first time, an industrial package is announced with a commitment up to 2037 to build confidence among the stakeholders…employment generation is the underlying theme of this scheme that will give a boost to a holistic and balanced development of the Union Territory,” Jammu and Kashmir BJP president Ravinder Raina told reporters here.
He thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha for the mega industrial package.
Raina said the new scheme will go a long way in ushering an era of socio-economic development of the region as it will generate more employment, both in rural and urban areas of Jammu and Kashmir.
The BJP leader stressed that the core objective and vision of the scheme is to lay a special emphasis on sustainable development by creating a favourable ecosystem for new investments as also by fostering the existing partners of growth.
“The scheme will attract unprecedented investments and create direct and indirect employment,” he said.