AGARTALA, March 3: The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), the apex industry body of the country, congratulated the BJP and its ally on the convincing victory in Tripura, saying CII will work closely with the new Government and become an active partner in its journey to growth.
“The poll results reflect the collective will of the people of Tripura, and we at CII are confident that the new Government in Tripura will fulfil people’s aspirations and lead all-round development in the State,” Mayank Jalan, Chairman, CII North East Council & Managing Director, Keventer Agro Ltd, said in a Press statement.
“We would like to work in partnership with the new state government to bring about a new era of development across strata of society in the State,” Jalan, said.
“Through our office at Agartala, CII looks forward to working closely with the new Government in areas such as Agri & Food Processing, Infrastructure, Logistics, Oil and Gas; Manufacturing & MSMEs, ICT & e-Governance, Tourism, Healthcare, Education & Skill Development, Power & Energy and Environmental Sustainability, he said.
The priority areas for the incoming Government in Tripura include improving infrastructure, easing connectivity and creating enabling environment for investments, Jalan said, adding that the areas that merit immediate attention are education, skill development, quality healthcare for all and women’s empowerment.