Uttarakhand organises Interstate Cooperative Investment Summit
Department of Cooperation, Government of Uttarkhand organised an interstate cooperative conference, exhibition and investment summit at Dehradun. Over 750 cooperatives from Uttarakhand participated in the event to seek collaborations and opportunities.
Inaugurating the event, Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said that it is promising to note that the state’s cooperative department has selected cooperative entrepreneurship as a medium to boost entrepreneurship in the state and organised the exhibition.
He also said that cooperatives are not new to our country and that modern cooperatives have attained a comprehensive shape during 112-years journey. Indian cooperative movement is one of the biggest cooperative movements in the world. There are 8 lakh cooperative societies in India, which includes the cooperative organisation at the village and national levels.