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SRINAGAR, AUG 2: Jammu & Kashmir government has decided to hold roadshows at national and international levels to promote the J&K Investor Summit worldwide.

This decision coincides the day when the government issued an advisory to tourists and Amarnath yatra pilgrims to plan their exit from Kashmir at the earliest in view of what the government calls “security concerns”.

Principal Secretary Industries and Commerce (I&C) Department, Navin Kumar Choudhary on Friday held a meeting with the representatives of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) to discuss about promotion of ‘J&K Investor Summit-2019′ to be held in October in Jammu and Kashmir.

The Principal Secretary said that the hosting of Investors Summit will provide J&K with an opportunity to showcase its potential. The participating trade and industry organizations will come to know about the business-friendly policies of the Government and can identify business opportunities in the State, he further said. The event will also provide the State with an opportunity to showcase its strengths, strategies and potential for the businesses.

At international level, roadshows will be organized in Dubai, UAE, London, Netherlands, Singapore and Malaysia for the exporters’ promotion and investments.

It was informed that the businessmen and the officials from Industries and Commerce will be part of the roadshows.

The roadshows will also be conducted in various states of India including Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata and Ahmadabad.

MD Jammu and Kashmir Trade Promotion Organisation (JKTPO), Ravinder Kumar; Director I&C, Kashmir, Mahmood Ahmed Shah; Chairman, CII J&K State & Managing Director, SRA Food & Beverages Pvt Ltd, Rajesh Sharma; Chairman, Regional committee on Tourism, Chairman Emeritus and Principal Advisor of South Asia at Radisson Hotel Group, K B Kachru; Regional Director, CII NR, Ankur Chauhan and Head, CII J&K State Office, Surinder Pal Singh attended the meeting.