Mumbai:The state-run Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) with the partial opening of the lockdown from April 20, has given authorization to 1,00,284 units and about 13,63,293 specialists have now detailed on obligation. Of the 1,00,284 units, almost 65,185 industries have restarted their operations over the state, barring the containment zones.

The State Industries Department anticipates more industrial units to induce online endorsement to revive units and continue generation taking after the discharge of lockdown 5.0 rules. Mission stars once again which was issued on Sunday. The Government, in three stages, June 3, June 5 and June 8 has proposed to unwind the lockdown so that the state economy will begin rolling.

Industry bodies, like CII, FICCI and IMC Chamber of Commerce and Industry, have called upon the state government to quick track transportation courses of action for the pharmaceutical segment and other businesses by settling issues related to the transport of raw material and products between states. Clearance from ports, like JNPT, ought to be assisted and the excess must be cleared by permitting more working hours.

The government has propelled exercise to draw investments from China, US, UK, Germany, Taiwan and South Korea post COVID-19 with the usage of the plug and play policy. FICCI, in a later representation, has encouraged the state government to permit manufacturing in red zones with particular SOPs, counting section and exit of workers in specific, where it impacts supply chains for manufacturing. The industry body had requested that the Government may consider permitting non-essential supply chain exercises within the red zone by utilizing the Aarogya Setu app.

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In the meantime, Industries Minister Subhash Desai said the regularity is being reestablished with the Government’s slew of activities. He educated that a pharma park will be set up in Raigad locale with all the comforts, counting a common emanating plant, common testing centre and employees. He encouraged the investors to contribute there. The proposed venture is evaluated at Rs 1,000 crore.