NONEY, Jul 14 (DIPR): With an aim to set up industrial estates in all districts of Manipur, Textiles, Commerce & Industry Minister Nemcha Kipgen today assessed a site at Duidaipang Stream, Noney district for the purpose of setting up an industrial estate .
The Minister was accompanied by Dinganglung (Dipu) Gangmei, Chairman, Hill Area Committee and other concerned officers and officials of the department.
Briefing the media, Nemcha Kipgen stated that once industrial estates are functional in all districts of Manipur, it will improve the industrial sector in the State. Entrepreneurs of the State will also contribute hugely to the economy of the State and the rate of employment generation will increase, thereby curbing the problem of unemployment amongst skilled youths, she said.
The industrial estate will serve as a hub to facilitate the growth of various industries, locally manufactured goods and items and create an entrepreneurship friendly environment, the Minister asserted.
She also reached out to the Marangching (Makhaum) landslide affected area and handed over financial aid to the relief committee. Expressing her solidarity to the affected families, the Minister expressed gratitude to all those involved in the rescue operation for the last two weeks.