Khabarindiaonline: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the maiden Uttarakhand Investors Summit in Dehradun today. Leading industrial houses are likely to participate in the two-day event which will explore investment opportunities in the state.
Apart from Indian investors, those from Japan, Czech Republic, Argentina, Mauritius and Nepal have also been invited to participate.
State Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat told media persons that investment proposals worth over 70 thousand crore rupees have already been received during the run-up to the event. Mr Rawat said the summit will bring huge investments.
Union Ministers Nitin Gadkari, Piyush Goyal, Ravi Shankar Prasad, Harsimrat Kaur Badal, KJ Alphons and CR Chaudhary will also participate in the sessions on different subjects. Home Minister Rajnath Singh will address the event on the concluding day tomorrow.
After the inaugural session, eight sectoral sessions would be held on the 12 focus sectors including tourism and hospitality, agriculture and food processing, horticulture, floriculture, herbs and aromatic plants, wellness and AYUSH. Central Board of Film Certification chairman Prasoon Joshi will participate in a session on film shooting. ( Source: AIRN ).