Industrial package to be extended
Shimla: Addressing a press conference at Hotel Holiday Home here, Union minister for commerce and industry Anand Sharma today disclosed that the Centre has agreed to extend the industrial package to the state. Further details are awaited.
On Friday Sharma had given enough indications of the industrial package being extended stating that the objections of Punjab and Haryana were unjustified. Interestingly, Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal and other top BJP leaders met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in New Delhi to demand extension of the project.