Minister Sharad Jain inaugurates 10-day Amrit Mahotsav

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 06 May 2017 14:35:52


Staff Reporter,

TEN-DAY ‘Amrit Mahotsav’: Business, industry and self-employment exhibition to mark 80th anniversary of Mahakoshal Chamber of Commerce and Indsutry opened, on Friday. In a ceremony, chief guest Minister of State for Medical Education Sharad Jain opened the event of trade and industry. Mayor Dr Swati Godbole graced the occasion as guest of honour. MCCI President Ravi Gupta presided over the programme.

Speaking on the occasion, Minister of State Sharad Jain appreciated the initiative taken by the Mahakoshal Chamber of Commerce and Industry in promoting self employment through entrepreneurship. He said, “Government of Madhya Pradesh is committed for the development of industry especially MSME sector.”

Mayor Dr Swati Godbole speaking on the occasion welcomed the participant entrepreneurs, traders and youths who are self-employed entrepreneurs participating in fair. She said Jabalpur is a fast growing city and is becoming Smart City and such business and industry friendly events should be organised in regular intervals.

Earlier, President of MCCI Ravi Gupta addressing the programme said that to showcase potential of existing industry, possibilities and potential for investment targeting industrial growth the fair commenced on Friday would be continue till May 14. He informed that with inception of GST tax regime in the country, Jabalpur be the first priority for industrial investment following its central location logistically.

Hemraj Agrawal, Secretary of MCCI in his welcome address welcomed the guests and apprised about the highlights of this business event. He also highlighted the automobile sector special exhibition put-up by the members of MADA. Besides this, exhibition of different sectors a registration counter for youths interested in enterprise development for self-employment is also opened. 

Eminent those who were present includes Senior Industrialist Arun Jain, Madhya Pradesh Centre for Entrepreneurship Development Coordinator S L Kori, MCCI office-bearers including Shankar Nagdeo, Yuvraj Garhwal, Rajesh Chandok, Shantibhai Patel, Akhil Mishra and other members were present.