Imphal: Minister for Textiles, Commerce and Industry (TCI), Nemcha Kipgen took stock of the various infrastructural development of the TCI, Department in Churachandpur District Wednesday.
Minister Nemcha Kipgen visited the Industrial Estate in Churachandpur which is listed for inauguration as a part of the Government’s 100 Action Plan for First 100 Days. Smt Nemcha sought cooperation from the locals for proper maintenance of the Industrial Estate once it is fully functional. She also stated that such development of the Government will generate employment.
Presently, the Industrial Estate of Imphal West district at Takyelpat, Bishnupur district at Tera Urak and Industrial estate of Thoubal district at Kuraopokpi are functioning at full swing, she informed.
It may be mentioned that the Ministry of Commerce and Industry in the year 2018 decided to set up industrial estates in each of the 16 districts of Manipur with financial assistance from the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises and NEC.
During the visit, she also assessed the infrastructures of the District Industrial Centre (DIC), Churachandpur, Cluster Type of Training Centre, and Livelihood Business Incubation Centre and inspected the Cold Chain Unit which is still under construction.
Minister Nemcha interacted with the staff of the DIC, Churachandpur and urged their cooperation in the efficient functioning of the Department to further contribute to the socio-economic development of the State.
Managing Director, MANIDCO, Peter Salam, and concerned Officers and officials of the Department accompanied the Minister during the visit.