|Early Times Report|
Jammu, May 16: A delegation of Federation of Industries called on Union Industry Minister Suresh Prabu and discussed their demands.
According to press release, the delegation was led by chairman Lalit Mahajan, Chairman, who was accompanied by Ajit Lal Bawa Co-Chairman, Pardeep Vaid Secretary General, Ajay Langer Convener, FOIJ, Gagan Jain & Vivek Singhal Executive Committee Members of the Federation of Industries, Jammu.
During the course of discussions, Mahajan raised the issue in respect of Non Release of Funds for the Pending Claims of DIPP Central Package of Incentives, J&K and pending Cases with Empowerment Committee for approval, One Time Relaxation of Condition for the submission of Claims under DIPP Package of Incentives, Appointment of Managing Director in Jammu & Kashmir Development Finance Corporation by the Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion, Extension of Income Tax Reimbursement, Central Govt. GST and Freight Subsidy Incentives to J & K Industrial Sector at par with the North Eastern States which will open the doors for new investment & employment opportunities to the local youths in the State, Compulsory Purchase by Central Govt. Organization from J&K Industry, Setting up of Mother Industry to boost the local industrialization in our State, Reduce Export Obligation for units in the State of Jammu & Kashmir in Foreign Trade Policy 2009-14 & EPGC Scheme.
The Minister gave a patient hearing to the issues raised by Sh. Lalit Mahajan, Chairman, FOIJ and assured the delegation that the matter shall be to resolved on priority basis.