July 31, 2018
Jammu Chamber of Commerce and Industries (JCCI) has urged the centre to set up a mega food park in its winter capital as there has been increase in horticulture produce growth, increase of LoC trade and economic activity.
JCCI has requested the government to acquire 1,500 kanals (187.50 acres) of land for expansion of the mega market with modern facilities like cold storage, auction sheds, processing units, ripening chambers. It has also demanded that specific campaign be launched to highlight tourism circuits of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi, ShahdaraSharief and Nangali Sahib which shall not only promote tourism but also communal harmony.
JCCI President Rakesh Gupta met Khurshid Ahmad Ganai, Advisor to the Governor J&K, and submitted a memorandum regarding the problems being faced by fruit industry, and early completion of artificial lake project on River Tawi.