For the very first time, an industrial meet was held in Darjeeling which was organized with the intent of attracting development to the region.
The Chief Minister of the state, Mamata Banerjee, also attended the event and addressed it too; during which she encouraged the younger generation to work towards bringing greater developments to the hills.
The CM said that smaller industries will flourish a lot if they start functioning in the hills. She also revealed that the industrial meet has led to the investors giving Rs. 1500 crores for the development of Darjeeling.
Furthermore, CM Mamata shared that a few group plans are being made, the proposals for which will be presented before the state government soon.