Jammu, December 10: A deputation of Bari Brahmana Industries Association, called on Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu at the Raj Bhavan here.
The deputation led by its President, Lalit Mahajan put forth several important issues and demands related to Industrial Sector of J&K including adoption of ease of doing business concept by the departments related to the Industrial sector to attract new investment; fiscal incentives for Industrial Growth in manufacturing sector; subsidized power tariff; continuation of fiscal incentives to all new units and units under substantial expansion on long term basis and modification in electricity duty;
They also demanded the reimbursement of freight by road on the import of raw materials and for the dispatch of finished goods for interstate sale and export of goods to international market; abolition of unauthorized truck operators unions; continuation of Toll Tax at Lakhanpur check post on the import of goods being manufactured by MSME sector with exemption to Industrial sector of J&K on raw material and dispatch of finished goods and developing new industrial estates with the requisite infrastructure.
The deputation lauded the Government’s step to organizing the Investors’ Summit to attract massive investment in J&K.
The Lt. Governor assured that all the genuine demands and issues put forth by the deputation would be looked into meticulously and redressed at the earliest.