Udayavni Special

Draft of industrial policy to be tabled in 10 days: Shettar


PTI, Jul 3, 2020, 9:05 PM IST

Bengaluru: A draft of the new industrial policy to develop industries in the second and third-tier cities of Karnataka would be presented before the Cabinet in the next 10 days, Minister for Medium and Large Industries Jagadish Shettar said on Friday.

“The Governor has approved the Karnataka Industrial Facilitation Amendment Act which was recently approved by the Cabinet,” Shettar said.

Such changes would make Karnataka the number-one industry-friendly state in the country, he said while addressing the International MSME Day celebrations organised by the Federation of Karnataka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FKCCI).

Shettar said the draft industrial policy would focus on developing industries in the second and third-tier cities of the state. The policy would encourage investors to favour the establishment of industries in the backward taluk and hoblies besides easing the pressure on Bengaluru city.

The Minister said migrant workers of north Karnataka would find a source of employment in their respective districts with the development of industries in the second-tier cities. He was optimistic of the recent land reform and labour policies making the state more industry-friendly.

He promised to examine and adopt the advice of the state’s industrial bodies in the near future.

Top News

Sira MLA B Satyanarayana passes away

PM to attend foundation stone laying ceremony of Ram temple in Ayodhya: PMO

K’taka COVID-19 update: 6259 new cases; 6777 discharges; 110 deaths on Aug 4

Ahead of Bhumi Pujan, DK DC orders closure of liquor outlets

Yediyurappa under treatment for COVID, holds review meeting from hospital

Vivo likely to quit as 2020 IPL title sponsors amid Indo-China diplomatic tensions

Sushant Singh Rajput case: Maha slams CBI probe recommendation



Related Articles More

Special pooja offerred at Polali temple for Ayodha Ram temple’s Bhoomi Pujan

Mysuru: Heavy inflow from Wayanad, Cauvery basin on flood alert

UPSC: 42 from Karnataka clear exam

‘JD(S) Will contest all 243 assembly seats in Bihar’

‘BSY’s health condition stable, Siddaramaiah has high fever’

MUST WATCH

B. S. Yediyurappa sense of duty in hospital as well; Important Files Verification | Covid Positive

MGM college’s Ravindra Mantapa Opening Ceremony | Udayavani

Success story of Khajane Agricultural farm | Mangosteen Rambutan | Udayavani

Sushant Singh Rajput Death Mystery | Udayavani Straight Talk

Rangayya Naik | Life Lessons by Farmer | Udayavani

Latest Additions

Special pooja offerred at Polali temple for Ayodha Ram temple’s Bhoomi Pujan

Mysuru: Heavy inflow from Wayanad, Cauvery basin on flood alert

Defending champ Rafael Nadal to miss US Open amid pandemic

Ram Mandir Bhumi Pujan: Ravan starts trending on Twitter

H1-B visa restrictions: Democratic lawmakers urge Trump admin to exempt healthcare workers

Thanks for visiting Udayavani

You seem to have an Ad Blocker on.
To continue reading, please turn it off or whitelist Udayavani.