Odisha talks, investors will get full support: Patnaik at Bengaluru event
Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said during a meeting with investors in Bengaluru on Wednesday that his government “talks” and does not believe in making empty promises, a statement from his office said. .
Patnaik said in the meeting that the state, endowed with abundant natural resources, skilled human resources and stable governance, is fast emerging as an important destination for industries and investments.
“Odisha is committed to providing an ecosystem for job-linked industrial growth. If a state is providing X incentives to promote business opportunities, we will provide X plus. Our government walks the talk,” he said. Patnaik said in a statement issued by the Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) here.
He emphasized that his government continues to support the startup ecosystem in the state.
Addressing the industry representatives, Patnaik urged them to invest in Odisha and be our partners in ushering in a new industrial era in Odisha. I welcome all of you to the state and look forward to your participation in the Make in Odisha Conclave to be held in Bhubaneswar from November 30 to December 4.
The Chief Minister said that the conclave will provide a platform for captains of industry and thought leaders to discuss the future of various industrial sectors.
He added that “Odisha is ranked among the top states in India in terms of direct manufacturing investment and has been rated ‘achieving’ in the recently released ‘Ease of Doing Business’ ranking. Is.
On the first day, Patnaik met around 20 industry captains and discussed investment opportunities with them. According to the statement, the Chief Minister had a one-on-one interaction with Dr. Shravan Subramaniam, Managing Director of Wipro-GE Healthcare and Amit Sharma, Managing Partner of IBM.
Companies like IBM, Accenture, Concentrix, Happiest Mind and E&Y will soon open their development centers in Odisha, official sources said.
Earlier this month, Patnaik attended a similar investor meet in Mumbai and interacted with industrialists including KM Birla, Anil Agarwal and Anand Mahindra.