Shri Piyush Goyal, Hon'ble Minister for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy and Mines Inaugurating IEEMA ANNUAL CONVENTION 2016 in Mumbai

Annual Convention Smt. Usha Kunwar

30th September 2016, Mumbai: IEEMA organized its annual convention on the theme of “Electrifying Prosperity” inaugurated by Shri Piyush Goyal, Hon’ble Minister for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines. The minister said that India currently imports USD 10 billion worth goods and equipment, so import substitution plan alone in this sector holds a huge manufacturing potential.”We have to fight the competition on economic terms, the Indian industry should be driven by innovation to provide cost-effective solutions. In this globalised era, we must engage with the world, but on our terms.” On the occasion, Goyal presented Usha Kanwar, the sarpanch of Silhegarh village of Rajasthan with ‘Urja Navachar Puraskar’ for eliminating power theft and focusing on village sanitation.