In a bid to promote hassle free business in the state, boost traders’ confidence and create a fearless atmosphere, a mega business meetAagaaz-2017’ will be held at Allahabad on 8 January, 2017. It was announced by former minister of Uttar Pradesh government, Nand Gopal Gupta alias Nandi at Hotel Vivanta By Taj in Lucknow on Tuesday. A number of renowned business leaders fromLucknow were present at the press conference.

Leading the ‘Aagaaz-2017’ event, Nandi said, “The business community in the state has been facing various problems today. The frequent changes in the rules and regulations has caused fear among the traders and they are gradually losing confidence. The traders are under stress and feeling helpless.”

With the aim of providing a fearless atmosphere for the business community and to solve their problems, a historical event has been planned. Traders from all parts of the state will participate in this mega conference, where solutions of their grievances will be thought upon. The mega traders meet will commence at 11 AM on 8th January, 2017 at the KP College ground.

He said that a galaxy of renowned business leaders will review the existing situation and will chalk out a strategy for future action, so that an easy trade could be ensured and the community feels confident about their trade practices.

The ‘Aagaaz-2017’ deliberations will not only focus on the traders problems as a whole, but the meet will also ensure welfare of the locals inAllahabad. Problems related to all sorts of business, trades, occupations and service providers will be considered.

‘Aagaaz-2017’ meet is being organized under the leadership of Mr Nand Gopal Gupta ‘Nandi’, a former minister of UP government. Rajya Sabha MP and the managing director of Zee Group, Dr Subhash Chandra will be the chief guest. For the first time, Dr Chandra will be directly addressing the business community to boost their morale and providing them tips for a successful business operation. The political aspect of the businessmen will also be dealt upon in detail.

Following business leaders will be attending the event: BP Agrawal, Priya Gold Group, Rajiv Kumar Agrawal, CMD, Param Dairy, Rekha Gupta, National President, AllIndiaAgrawal Sammelan (Women Wing), Divya Jaiswal, National Executive President, Akhil Bhartiya Jaiswal Sarvvargiya Mahasabha, Surendra Jaiswal,Hotel Deep Palace, Lucknow, Anil Kumar Gupta ‘Annu Bhaiya’, Prayag Hotel Group, Sihv Kumar Vaishya, National President, Kesarwani Vaishya Samaj, Shiv Agrahari, National President, Agrahari Samaj and Chandrika Prasad Sahu, National President, Sahu Ekta Manch.

Mrs Abhilasha Gupta, Mahapaur Allahabad will welcome the guest, while Anup Soni, host of Crime Petrol programme of Soni Channel will also grace the occasion.

Nandi further said, “The way former Chief Minister Mr Mulayam Singh Yadav developed basic infrastructure in his hometown Saifai and Ms Mayawati improved the business and tourism conditions in her hometown Badalpur Noida, ourAllahabadregion too needs special attention. The ‘Sangam’ City has great potential in terms of trade and tourism. Through the ‘Aagaaz-2017’ meet, I am committed for the all round development ofAllahabadcity.

Nandi appealed to the traders of Uttar Pradesh to participate in this mega trade meet. He said a large number of traders are excited to take part in the event. Considering the size of the event, a ‘war room’ is being created inAllahabadcomprising more than 150 technicians and management professionals. Latest mobile apps, a toll free helpline, high tech traffic management system, a drone and GPS maps etc will be put into service to manage the event. Sand art and helium balloons will be another attractions of the meet.


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