June 15: Union Steel and Mines Minister Narendra Singh Tomar today assured
all possible help to develop steel industry and mining sector in Jharkhand.
In a meeting with Chief Minister Raghubar Das, Tomar discussed matters
pertaining to reviving closed steel industries and mines and development of new
steel industry and mining works and a new steel freight corridor, which would
reduce 100 km distance, an official release said here.
Discussions were also held on extraction of coking coal through new technique
to meet steel industry requirement and there would be coordination among the
coal ministry, the steel ministry and the state government.
Tomar said all possible help would be provided to develop steel industry and
mining in Jharkhand and the state could contact him anytime in this regard.
Divisional Commissioner Amit Khare, Chief Minister's secretary Sunil Kumar
Burnwal and Director (Mines) S P Negi were present on the occasion.
Tomar said, besides a new success has risen in India's foreign relations under
the leadership of Modi, several new initiatives were taken during the last two
Saying that Swachch Bharat Mission has taken a new spirit in the country, Tomar
said lakhs of people responded to the Prime Minister's call and a new spirit
grew in the country.
Make in India, Jan Dhan Yojana, Digital India, Skill India Mission and several
other yojanas have also been successful, he added