“Once the last mile connect is established, India as an economy has an enormous potential to grow year after year for more than a few decades,” said Rana Kapoor, Assocham's president.
President of another industry body FICCI, Siddharth Birla in his welcome statement said that building business confidence, creating job-enabling environment, mitigating food inflation and improving nutrition & sanitation, should be top priorities for the government.
“A collective resolution of these would help restore economic glory as much as bringing social stability and inclusiveness,” said Birla in statement.
Ajay Shriram, president of CII in his welcome statement said that the industry believed that this is a pivotal moment in the nation’s history that can shape the future of our 1.2 billion people.
“Hon’ble Prime Minister’s stress on growth and development has translated into an unequivocal mandate for change, and Industry looks forward to a new era of reform and liberalization of the Indian economy,” said CII president in a statement.
added that at the current juncture, it is vital to revive the pace of
GDP growth, bring down inflation, and create new jobs on a large
scale. CII anticipated a quick and proactive agenda of economic and
governance policies, including fiscal consolidation, fast-tracking of
stranded projects, and sectoral initiatives for infrastructure,
manufacturing, agriculture and mining.