Naveen dedicates 11 online MSME services for Odisha entrepreneurs
Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Saturday dedicated eleven new online services of MSME Department developed under 5T initiative for the entrepreneurs of Odisha.
This will largely benefit the micro, small and medium entrepreneurs to avail the Government benefits and services in a hassle free manner and add on to the ease of doing business in this sector, Naveen said.
He said the State is pursuing transformative initiatives through use of appropriate IT solutions to ensure efficiency and transparency. The overall improvement in governance mechanism has made Odisha a top destination for new investments, he added.
Even during the pandemic, Naveen said, “We are successful in attracting investments to the tune of Rs 1.17 lakh crore since February 2020 with an opportunity to create over 53,000 jobs in varied sectors.”
He said the pandemic has created a phase of economic recession all around the world but the Government is committed to create an enabling environment for MSME enterprises and support them to realise their fullest potentiality as it is the real growth engine of economy.
The Chief Minister said the State economy is also facing a tough time and the MSMEs need support of the Government at this critical juncture. He said the State Government will certainly help them to overcome the economic crisis they are passing through.
Naveen said the MSME Department should also continue its thrust on use of new generation technology and innovation for bringing transformational changes in the MSME eco system in the State.