Destination Uttarakhand: Investors’ Summit 2018 held in Dehradun

Destination Uttarakhand: Investors’ Summit 2018 held in Dehradun
Destination Uttarakhand: Investors’ Summit 2018 held in Dehradun

Destination Uttarakhand: Investors’ Summit 2018 held in Dehradun

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who inaugurated the two-day Uttarakhand’s first-ever investors’ conclave - ‘Destination Uttarakhand Investors Summit 2018’.

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, addressed Destination Uttarakhand: Investors’ Summit 2018, in Dehradun.

“Destination Uttarakhand” was a potential region for making investments in the “New India”, he said as he lauded Chief Minister Trivendra Rawat for organising the investors’ conclave.


Uttarakhand investors’ summit: ‘New India’ best destination for investment, says Narendra Modi.

Narendra Modi extended “a special request” to the investors to increase investments in agriculture and agribusiness. “An enhanced investment in this sector will enhance the earnings of farmers,” he said.

“Destination Uttarakhand” was a potential region for making investments in the “New India”, he said as he lauded Chief Minister Trivendra Rawat for organising the investors’ conclave.

Uttarakhand has a SEZ which is different from Special Economic Zone, he said. “Due to the river Ganga and the Himalayas, Uttarakhand is a Spiritual Eco Zone, which is much more powerful than the Special Economic Zone,” Modi said, adding that the state offered a complete package for tourism.


Ahead of the summit, Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) worth Rs 75,500 crore had already been signed in sectors including solar power under the renewable energy sector, health, manufacturing, tourism, IT, and food processing, which are among the 12 sectors for which the state is seeking investments.

Representatives from Japan, Czech Republic, and Singapore addressed the conclave.

The summit was attended by investors and industrialists from companies including ITC Limited, Reliance Industries Limited, Amul, Adani Group, Patanjali Ayurved Limited, Mahindra Group, and JSW Group.

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