An 11-member delegation from the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi today.
The members of the delegation appreciated various steps taken by the government to improve the ease of doing business, and for the ‘Make in India’ initiative.
The Prime Minister was also informed of the launch of the India Sanitation Coalition, under the aegis of FICCI.
Prime Minister Modi urged the industry to be more proactive towards the cause of sanitation as part of their CSR initiatives.
He also urged FICCI to motivate Indian Industry to work towards growth in key sectors such as agro-products, textiles and defence related manufacturing.
He asked the industry leaders to take advantage of the various initiatives being taken by the government for the infrastructure sector, including railways.