Guwahati: In a bid to strengthen the economy and provide employment opportunities to the youth of the state, Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma asked the United States-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) to attract American investments in Assam. Additionally, CM Sarma assured that the Assam government would provide full support in this context.
On Monday, CM Sarma met a team of the USISPF led by its President Mukesh Aghi.
USISPF is a not-for-profit institution dedicated to strengthening the U.S-India partnership in Washington and New Delhi.
Announcing the initiative, CM Sarma tweeted, “Glad to receive a team of United States-India Strategic Partnership Forum led by its President & CEO Dr Mukesh Aghi. We discussed various investment opportunities in Assam & our vision to strengthen the economy and provide employment opportunities to our youth.@usispforum.”
The USISPF said that it discussed about the investment opportunities in Assam to strengthen the state’s economy in different sectors.
USISPF Tweeted, “USISPF President and CEO @MukeshAghi and COO @GauravVermaNY met with @himantabiswa, the honorable Chief Minister of Assam. Chief Minister Sarma and USISPF discussed increasing investment opportunities in Assam and strengthening the state’s economy across a variety of sectors.”
State government officials, including chief secretary Jishnu Barua and senior members, were also present in the discussion.