- The Council of Ministers (CoM) of Assam has cleared the MSME(micro, small and medium enterprises) Ordinance on 29th June 2020. during meeting, The CM Sarbananda Sonowal were present.
- New Ordinance allows provision that will help in ending process of taking multiple permissions for setting up MSME in the state for upcoming 3 years.
Others decisions of the meeting:
- CoM also allocated 200 bigha of Ashok Paper Mill. it will help to create new investments, employment and trade.
- In order to develop works in sectors, NABARD (National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development) has provided 338.28 crore rupees as a loan.
About Assam –
Capital – Dispur
Statehood – 26 January 1950
Largest city – Guwahati
Districts – 33
Governor – Jagdish Mukhi
Chief Minister – Sarbananda Sonowal
State Language – Assamese
State Dance – Bihu dance
State Bird – White-winged wood duck
State Flower – Rhynchostylis retusa
State Tree – Dipterocarpus macrocarpus
State River – Brahmaputra