Gangtok, September 10th: Hon’ble Governor of Sikkim, Shri Ganga Prasad attended the inaugural session of the webinar on “Self Reliant India: Entrepreneurship and Employment Opportunities” organized by the ICFAI University, Sikkim today. The Governor graced the webinar as the chief guest which was joined by Foreign Secretary of India Shri. Harsh Vardhan Shringla, Chairman, The CIC Group, Inc., New Jersey, USA Dr. Hari Eppanapally, Vice-Chancellor of ICFAI University Sikkim Dr. Jagannath Patnaik and Deputy Registrar Sandhya Rani Pant.
In his inaugural address, the Governor spoke and appreciated the initiatives taken by the Centre Government on self-reliant India (Atma-Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan). The Governor stated that the Northeast region has ample opportunities under the Self Reliant India which promotes Vocal for Local and enhances the creativity, skills, and capacity of the people. Atma-Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan creates more job opportunities and entrepreneurship in the North-eastern region.
Hon’ble Governor urged the educational institutions to generate awareness on Atma-Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan which will play a great role in creating economic opportunities for the investors.
(Press release from Raj Bhawan)