Mangaluru: Invest Dakshina Kannada, investors meet was inaugurated by District Minister in-charge Ramanth Rai at the TMA Pai hall here, on January 12.
Speaking on this occasion, District Minister In-charge Ramanath Rai said that Dakshina Kannada was the best place for an investor. The Government has provided perfect opportunity for investors.
Addressing the gathering MLA JR Lobo said, “From the time I became a MLA, I wanted to bring investment to Dakshina Kannada. I realize that everyone over here are eager to bring investment to the district, however I believe it is possible if proper infrastructure is provided, companies will automatically invest. Government needs to improve the facilities at the grassroots level. Build roads, provide water and companies will come.”
Lobo said that investors saw the facilities available and never wanted to come back to the city. It is very important to create suitable environment for specific companies so that they come and invest here. MLA Mohiudeen Bava also spoke on this occasion.
The investors meet is expected to bring investments of about Rs 725 crore for the city.Mangaluru being one of the 100 nominated smart cities is a highlight for the investors. Potential investors who attended the meet were given material that showed facilities given by the State for the investors.
Deputy Commissioner, AB Ibrahim; Mayor Jacintha Vijay Alfred; MUDA Chairman, Ibrahim Kodijal; Chief Secretary of the Department of Higher Education, Bharat LalMeena; President of ZP, Asha Thimmappa Gowda; ZP CEO, Sreevidya; Deputy Mayor,Purushothama Chitrapura; Vice-President of KCCI, Rammohan Pai Maroor and Joint Director of DIC, Gokuldas Nayak were also present.