Hours after Gorakhpur Member of Parliament (MP) Yogi Adityanath
was sworn in as the 21st chief minister of Uttar Pradesh
today, Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry (Assocham) urged him to facilitate easy credit for the beleaguered Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) in the state.
further congratulated Yogi over his elevation to the coveted post in UP.
has an MSME
base of over 3 million and the sector is the largest job creator in the state after agriculture. It accounts for almost 40 per cent of the state’s economy.
“We at Assocham
have full confidence that the new government in Uttar Pradesh
will carry forward the economic growth and industrial development and work together with the Centre for the state’s betterment,” Assocham
national secretary general DS Rawat said.
Improving power supply, easy credit to MSMEs and job creation are certain areas that require immediate attention of the new UP
government, he opined.