GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO 999
TO BE ANSWERED ON 05.03.2010
Setting up of Task Force.
999. SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR
Will the Minister of MICRO, SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES be pleased to state:-
(a) whether a Task Force has been set up by the Prime Minister to provide support and relief to the micro, small and medium enterprises in the country;
(b) if so, the details of the recommendations of the Task Force, if already made; and
(c) by when these recommendations are likely to be implemented?
MINISTER OF STATE (INDEPENDENT CHARGE) FOR MICRO, SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES
(SHRI DINSHA PATEL)
(a) to (c): The Task Force constituted to address the issues of the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) sector has submitted its report. The Task Force has made various recommendations in the areas of credit, taxation, labour issues, infrastructure/ technology/skill development, marketing, etc., for providing an impetus to the growth of the sector. The detailed report is available on the web site: www.dcmsme.gov.in. The report has been circulated to the departments/agencies concerned for time-bound action as laid down in the report.