Chandigarh February 27:
Haryana Chief Minister, Mr. Manohar Lal will be the Chief Guest in the State Level Traders Conference which will be held at Rohtak on April 8, 2018.
The Chairman, Haryana Traders Welfare Board, Mr. Gopal Sharan Garg disclosed this while interacting with media persons here today.
Mr. Garg said, “The present government is traders friendly and has constituted Haryana Traders Welfare Board, the first time in the state, for the welfare of traders. All Ministers of the state government have also been invited in the State Level Traders Conference. Through this Board, the problems of traders are being conveyed to the state government to get them resolved”. The Rajasthan Government has also announced to constitute Rajasthan Traders Welfare Board by emulating this special initiative of the Haryana Government, he added.
He said that talks were being held with insurance companies to make business risk-free for traders, similar to farmers. He said, “Even today, discussions were held with representatives of various insurance companies and hopefully the state government will soon be taken some action.” He said that in a meeting held with the Chief Minister, discussions were held to form Traders advisory committee on the pattern of Haryana Traders Welfare Board in every district of the state.
He said that the traders had provided their full support to the Centre and the State Government for the implementation of Goods Services Tax in the state and its positive results would be visible in the next six months. The state government had taken many decisions in the interest of traders. During Jat reservation movement, all the loss suffered by traders and businessmen were fully compensated by the state government. Besides this, the state government had also provided relief to farmers and traders of Anaj Mandi by waving of interest and fine for loss of crops suffered by them due to heavy rains in 2013, he added.