She said during the last two years many incentives were provided by the government to make local industry self-reliant and competitive.
Chairing the 6th Industrial Advisory Council meeting here, the chief minister said her government during the last two years incentivised many of the industry segments and much more would be done in coming years also to let the local industry grow and become more competitive and self-reliant.
Minister for finance & labour, Haseeb Drabu, minister for industries & commerce, Chander Prakash Ganga, minister of state for industries & commerce, Syed Farooq Andrabi were also present in the meeting.
Mehbooba impressed upon the players of local industry to ensure maximum engagement of local youth in their ventures so as to address the problem of unemployment in the state.
She said the industrial policy has been already formulated and very soon trade policy of the state would also be framed.