13 Jan, Gandhinagar
7th Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors Summit ended last evening attracting investment intentions worth of Rs 25 lakh crore this year.
Addressing the valedictory ceremony at Mahatma Mandir in Gandhinagar, Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel has said that two day Summit has inked 21 thousand Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) and 1,225 strategic partnership agreements.
She said that a committee of State Industry department led by Chief Secretary will monitor the progress of MoUs on monthly basis. The Chief Minister has said that MoUs have been finalized, but real test begins now. Global investors have expressed their confidence and now it is responsibility of Government to turn it into a reality.
Speaking on this occasion, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that Gujarat model of Good Governance and Development is point of discussion. He said that first condition for development is good law and order situation, and in Gujarat, a single woman can travel on road even at midnight.
He said that Gujarat has witnessed smart planning and quick execution and one example is Mahatma Mandir itself which was constructed in 180 days. Some Business icons and foreign delegates also spoke on the occasion.