Raipur, Jan 13 (PTI) Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh will be leading a delegation to Australia starting Sunday to woo investors.

During the tour from January 14-24, Singh will be visiting Melbourne, Sydney, Perth, Brisbane as well as other cities, where he will be holding meetings with industrial groups of Australia,officials said.

In a statement here, the chief minister said the visit was to attract investments in new sectors in the state which have immense possibilities.

These sectors include agriculture and food processing, defence-related materials manufacturing, information technology, electronics and electrical engineering, solar energy and others, the statement informed.

Investors will be apprised with the state s industry-friendly policies as well as the availability of natural resources, he added.

“To fulfill the dreams of Prime Minister Narendra Modi s “Make in India”, Chhattisgarh government has been taking several steps to encourage “Make in Chhattisgarh” by bringing investments here and creating employment opportunities for youth,” Singh said.

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