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PITEX 2018 trade expo starts in Amritsar

Press Trust of India  |  Amritsar 

The 13th edition of the International Trade (PITEX 2018) was inaugurated by the state's O P here Thursday.

The is being organised by the of Commerce and Industry.

"The is committed to extend every possible help to the industrialists," said in his inaugural address.

"Strength of a state depends upon the growth of its industrial sector. A flourishing industrial sector helps strengthen the socio-economic sectors of a state besides proving numerous job avenues to the unemployed youth," he said.

To boost industry in Punjab, has implemented an industry-friendly policy, he said.

Gurjit Singh Aujla, MP, Amritsar, said that union government has "ignored" by not providing a special industrial package, thus derailing the state, especially its border districts, in terms of industrial development.

Rajeev Talwar, of of Commerce and Industry, announced all cooperation to the projects to be undertaken for industrial development by the government.

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First Published: Thu, December 06 2018. 22:55 IST