|Early Times Report|
Jammu, Aug 21: A delegation of Association of Micro and Small Industries led by its President Harbinder Singh, along with Ajay Jagotra, Darshan Lal, Raminder Paul Singh ,and Shantanu Gupta met Navin Choudhary, Principal Secretary, Department of Industries & Commerce. In his discussion with Principal Secretary Industries and Commerce Harbinder Singh mentioned that the state government has an industrial policy that offers attractive incentives along with the single-window clearance mechanism. The cost of setting up operations is comparatively lower than other states. He requested that land should be allotted to the Local Entrepreneurs at a concessional rate of Rs 2 Lakh / kanalupto 2 Kanal. He also requested the state government should look at developing Industrial Clusters in Jammu Region to support the Micro industry. The industrial Clusters shall give price and purchase preference to the Micro Industry to sustain. Harbinder Singh stated that It was in connection with the Amnesty scheme for industrialists, Small Industries and sick industries in the State Government's Budget Announcement 2018-2019 Exemption from interest, fines and sub charges on the areas of the state government.