Ranchi/Ramgarh, July 13: Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Monday said that increasing industry is the parameter of development of a state.
It not only creates employment but also lays impetus on various possibilities of development. He laid stress on the establishment of small & medium scale industries so that jobs could be generated on large scale in the state.
He said that 1 or 2 industries should be established in every district to stop migration. He said it while inaugurating the newly built Burnpur Integrated Cement Plant at Patratu.
He said that workers & owners are complementary. There should be proper coordination between the owners & the workers which will open new scope for development both for the employers & employees.
He said that a plant or industry is like a temple & the workers should take it that way. Emphasizing at the development of the state, the CM said that Make in India Program can’t be imagined without the development of Jharkhand. On one hand, it will provide people employment at large scale, on the other; it will contribute in the development of Patratu & Ramgarh.
He said that the govt. is working really fast in IT, industry & agriculture to insure all round development of the state. Agriculture has been put into priority list & farmers are encouraged to grow three crops in a year.
At the same time, the Govt. endeavors to encourage the farmers to adopt gardening & animal husbandry along with farming. He said that Jharkhand is rich from tourism point of view & this sector can be given the status of industry.
The Govt. is working in this direction. Das said that Ranchi -Patratu Road & Rajrappa will be developed into tourist spots & Parasnath has already been considered to be developed into international tourist spot.
Apart from this, the Govt. is working to develop 125 km of area of Tarapeeth- Maluti temple & Basukinath as tourist circuit. He said that Jharkhand will play a crucial role in making India a superpower.
CM further said that Ranchi will be developed into IT hub on Bengaluru model & Adityapur Hat- Gamharia will be developed into automobile hub.
In context to CSR, he said that owners of industries & ruling parties are trustees & it is duty of the trustees to bring the idea of development on ground.
He appealed to the industrialists to work on ground instead of showing it off. He asked them to develop the skills so that workers could be offered jobs. Laying stress on the importance of aim & commitment, he told the audience to resolute & lead the life to success.
Managing Director of Burnpur cement limited Ashok Gutgutia in his welcome speech said that this plant which costs Rs. 300 crores will provide employment to 500 people.
It will produce 800 tons of cement daily. Dry technology will be used in the plant which will decrease the consumption of coal & energy.
At the event Manoj Agrawal , P P Agrawal, R P Agrawal, (all from Burnpur Cement), S J C C I President Ratan Modi, D I G Upendra Kumar , Ramgarh D C & S P were present.