Dehradun/New Delhi, September 14: In a bid to attract significant investments, the Uttarakhand government is diligently working towards creating a conducive business environment and focusing on infrastructure development within the state. Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami emphasised Uttarakhand's potential for flourishing industries during the curtain raiser event on September 14 in the capital, New Delhi, for the Uttarakhand Global Investor Summit scheduled for December 8-9, 2023.

Dhami announced that the state government has implemented various policies to encourage investments and provide attractive financial incentives across sectors. Under the "Strong Uttarakhand Mission," the government aims to double the State Gross Domestic Product (SGDP) in the next five years. This ambitious goal aligns with Uttarakhand's vision to become the fastest-growing economy in the country while preserving its natural heritage. Uttarakhand: Commando Posted in Security of CM Pushkar Singh Dhami Shoots Self Dead With Service Weapon.

Uttarakhand Global Investors Summit Curtain Raiser 

Key Infrastructure Developments

The government is committed to strengthening Uttarakhand's economy through infrastructure development. Notable improvements include enhanced rail, road, and air connectivity. The Dehradun Airport now offers direct air service to various cities. Expansion projects are underway at both Dehradun and Pantnagar airports. Additionally, the construction of the Rishikesh-Karnaprayag railway line and an all-weather road for Char-Dham Yatra are in progress. Uttarakhand SDG Achievers Award 2022: CM Pushkar Singh Dhami Honours 17 Individuals, Organizations (See Pics).

A Global Platform for Investment

The Global Investor Summit is expected to host over 5,000 delegates, including business leaders, academia, and government officials from around the world. It will provide a platform for exploring business opportunities, partnerships, and collaborations in Uttarakhand.

Investor-Friendly Policies

The state government has introduced several investor-friendly policies, including Tourism Policy-2023, MSME Policy-2023, Start-up Policy-2023, Logistics Policy-2023, and Policy-2023 to establish Private Industrial Estates. These policies are expected to encourage investments across various sectors.

Global Outreach and Roadshows

To further promote the summit, the government has organised roadshows and events in different cities worldwide, including London, Singapore, Dubai, and Mumbai, leading up to the main event in December. The summit is expected to host over 5,000 delegates, both national and international, providing a platform for meaningful discussions on investment prospects in Uttarakhand.

Logo and Website

The summit's logo reflects Uttarakhand's natural beauty, harmony with nature, and aspirations for limitless progress. With a focus on peace to prosperity, the state aims to transform itself into an economic powerhouse while preserving its natural heritage.

Investors looking to participate in the summit can utilise the state's online single window clearance portal ( to obtain the necessary approvals and permissions for setting up industries in the region. Uttarakhand's commitment to creating a favourable investment climate is expected to attract substantial investments and drive economic growth in the state.

The summit represents a significant step toward realising Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision of the next decade being "the decade of Uttarakhand." By attracting investments, creating employment opportunities, and enhancing the overall quality of life, Uttarakhand aims to play a pivotal role in the nation's development.

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Sep 14, 2023 05:31 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website