Yeddyurappa woos investors to State

Mumbai: Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa on Thursday kicked off a road show in Mumbai for the Global Investors’ Meet, which is to be held in Bangalore on June 3 and 4.

Accompanied by Minister for Large and Medium Industries Murugesh Nirani and top officials of the Department of Industries and Commerce, he promised “attractive incentives” to investors heading for Karnataka.

Mr. Yeddyurappa said the Government’s “progressive and investor-friendly policies” had attracted investments to the State. Addressing about 400 industrialists from various business sectors, he said approvals for investments in the State doubled in 2009-10, when compared to a year earlier.

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