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Task force to promote making of electronic products

Posted on Dec 06, 08:32PM | UNI

The Puducherry administrtion will set up a taskforce to promote manufacturing of electronic components and products, in the union territory, chief secretary M.Sathiavathy said here today.

Responding to MAIT president J V Ramamurthy's request at a National workshop on Electronic System design and manufacturing: Advantage Puduchery, here today, Ms Sathyavathi said that industrial representatives will be included in the task force , which will suggest solutions to address issues and work out strategies to make Puducherry a favourable destination for electronic industry. It will be notified after the Model Code of conduct for Local Body Elections ceases by mid January.

The government is also planning to come out with a state Electronic policy to give further impetus to the electronic components and products manufacturing to ensure that Puducherry gets back its glory as hardware capital of India, she said.