For setting up of new Industrial Estates:13,665 kanals transferred to Industries Dept
Jammu, Feb 5: The
Administrative Council which met under the chairmanship of Lieutenant Governor,
G C Murmu accorded sanction to the transfer of over 13,665 Kanals of State/Government
land for establishment of industrial estates at the identified locations in 10
Districts of J&K which includes Kulgam, Kupwara, Anantnag, Baramulla,
Bandipora, Srinagar, Ganderbal, Budgam, Pulwama and Udhampur.
The decision will
help to create a land bank for development of new industrial estates/ventures
in the said districts thereby providing much needed boost to the local
entrepreneurs/ industry, provide opportunity to young and aspiring
entrepreneurs who wish to set up their own industrial units and expand
The Government is
making serious efforts to showcase the potential of J&K in different
sectors and bring it on the industrial map of the country. In this regard, the
Government has planned to organize ‘Global Investors Summit’ in J&K.
Availability of land will be a major factor for setting up of new and soft
industries particularly employment generating ventures.
decision, the Administrative Council accorded sanction to transfer of land
measuring 88 Kanals, 09 Marla situated in village Edipora Bomai, Tehsil
Zainageer, District Baramulla to Higher Education Department for establishment
of Government Degree College, Bomai. With the transfer of land, building and
other requisite infrastructure for the Degree College can be built to provide
youth of the area access to higher education.