‘Ease of Doing Business’: 149 of 187 reforms implemented in J&K: Govt
Jammu, Jan 28:
Commissioner Secretary, Industries and Commerce, Manoj Kumar Dwivedi, reviewed
the implementation of Ease of Doing Business (EoDB) reform programme, here at a
The programme is
aimed at to provide hassle-free services to the traders, industrialists,
potential investors and facilitate aspiring entrepreneurs.
The meeting was
attended by MD SICOP, Director (Planning), Director (Finance) Industries and
Commerce Department, besides E&Y Team (consultants).
reforms have been proposed by Government of India, under the aegis of
Department of Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade under the Ease of Doing
the Business programme.
The meeting was
informed that out of 187 reforms, 149 have been implemented in the UT of Jammu
and Kashmir, while it’s ranking in the implementation of reforms has improved
from 32 to 22 rank in the country.
Over 80% basic
work has been completed under the programme, the meeting was informed. The
Commissioner Secretary expressed satisfaction over the achievements so far,
while stressing on the need for putting in extra efforts for optimum results on
The meeting also
discussed the plan for starting district level awareness programme involving
around 20 departments, which will provide benefits at district and village
instructed the Managing Director, SICOP to liaise with all the concerned
Departments/Agencies so that the ground work is completed.
Secretary further directed for making the Investment Facilitation Cell (IFC)
operational at an earliest and completion of GIS mapping of Industrial Estates
to facilitate the implementation of the reforms.