CIM reviews infrastructure projects worth INR 2.7 lakh crore
Minister of Commerce and Industry Piyush Goyal reviewed 59 issues in 20 critical infrastructure projects with anticipated investment value of nearly INR 2.7 lakh crores. The meeting was also attended by Som Prakash, Minister of State for Commerce and Industry, Chief Secretaries of Governments of Bihar, Haryana and Tamil Nadu, and Additional Chief Secretary, Industries, Government of Maharashtra. Senior officials of key central ministries including Railways, Petroleum and Natural Gas, Road Transport and Highways, Environment, Forest and Climate Change also participated. Minister of Commerce and Industry issued directions and timelines to ensure expeditious resolution of pending issues for timely commissioning of projects. The minister also emphasized on the importance of regular multi-level monitoring of infrastructure projects critical to the economic growth and employment generation in the country.