Lucknow, 30 December: The efforts started by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath (Yogi Adityanath) to increase investment in the state after assuming power in the state are now showing results. Talking about MSME sector in particular, historical work has been done compared to previous governments. In this case, the tenure of just five years of Yogi government has been heavy on the tenure of five years of SP government. Yogi government has given more than double loan to MSME from Akhilesh government. Uttar Pradesh is being recognized as a fast moving state in the country. The main reason for this is that there are eight lakh 7 thousand 537 MSME units working in the state. In the changed environment, MSME units have not only increased business, but have also given employment opportunities to more than 3 million people.
Loans to the tune of Rs 46,594 crore in Yogi Sarkar (Yogi Sarkar) in FY 2017-18, 57,808 crore in 2018-19, 71,080 crore in 2019-20 and 36,972 crore till September 2020-21 i.e. 2,12,454 in Yogi Government Loans worth crores have been given. Whereas, during the government of SP chief Akhilesh Yadav, the MSMEs got 13,248 crores in the financial year 2012-13, 19,249 crores during 2013-14, 22,439 crores in 2014-15, 22,996 crores in 2015-16, 2016. In 17, loans worth 28,136 crore have been given, that is, a total of one lakh six thousand 68 crore rupees have been given in the SP government. Additional Chief Secretary of MSME Navneet Sehgal said that CM Yogi worked on many important aspects including law and order along with changing the policies of 21 departments to promote industries in the state. UP has come second in Ease of Doing Business in the country.
Even in the Corona kaal, CM Yogi distributed the loan to the industries by holding a mega loan fair four times. As a result of this, loans have been given to MSMEs on such a large scale in the state and new investors have invested around two lakh crore rupees. Six lakh 79 thousand 647 new units were set up In the Yogi government, the MSME has made an increase in its industrial capacity from market to loan with a loan of Rs. 2,12,454 crore. Besides, six lakh 79 thousand 647 new units have also been set up with these money. In this, loans have been given under various other schemes including Pradhan Mantri Employment Generation Program (PMEGP), Mukhyamantri Yuva Swarozgar Yojana, Mukhyamantri Gramodyog Rozgar Yojana and ODOP.
Pankaj Gupta, chairman of IIA, employing 25 to 30 lakh people, said that MSME has a big contribution in the projects launched by the government in the last three years on infrastructure. Whether it is building a power house or the work being done to improve the power network in rural areas. Apart from this, good works have been done in telecom, housing, road construction, transport and smart city etc. Due to which MSMEs have also got work from the government. Due to which 25 to 30 lakh people have got direct and indirect employment.