Verna: Minister for Industries Vishwajit Rane on Friday said directions have been issued to Goa Industrial Development Corporation to digitize industrial records by January 2020.
He said that Digitalization of industries is a must to attract investment in the State as it will help in brining the needed transparency in the functioning. Necessary directions are issued to digitalize the records of industrial sector latest by 30th January 2020 and Geotagging of the plot which are available with GIDC, he added
Further, Minister said that it is important to have common industrial policy which encompasses both, industrial policy and investment promotion policy to take industrial sector ahead in the State.
Rane also mentioned about the formation of task force to identify the issues related to industries and Industrial area to analyse and provide land to the right kind of industry suitable for Goa. Land scarcity, is a major problem, he said and added that the allotment of plot to right industry after seeing their financial position, past experience etc will help boost industrial sector in Goa.