Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath has promised to create millions of jobs in the coming years. Addressing the audience at the UP Investors Summit 2018 in the state capital Lucknow the Chief Minister said, “Our target is to create 40 lakh new job opportunities in UP in the next three years.”
In order to develop the state, the state government is creating a group of leading business leaders who can give their suggestions to the state government. The state government has also formalized a ‘State Investment Incentive Board’ to work in this direction.
The UP government has signed 1,045 pacts worth Rs 4.28 lakh crore on the first day of the summit.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the summit on Wednesday, February 21, 2018, and praised the state for their tremendous growth across sectors. The summit has delegates from different parts of the country and more than 5000 delegates were present during the two days conference. These delegates include Union ministers, Chief Ministers, policymakers, CEOs, and academics.
President of India, Ram Nath Kovind will give the valedictory address at the investor's summit today. The objective of the summit is to attract investments and economic development of the country.