Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 22 (ANI): On the second day of the Uttar Pradesh Investors Summit 2018, Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday lauded and congratulated the bureaucrats for efficiently organising the event within a short span of time.

The Union Minister said that the successful launch of the summit in Lucknow has been possible within 18 days because of the intense and hard work of Centre and the state bureaucrats.

“I would like to congratulate the bureaucrats for successfully organising the UP Investors Summit with their intense and cooperative work, that Prime Minister Narendra Gandhi could announce it within 18 days,” Nirmala Sitharaman said.

Yesterday, the Yogi Adityanath-led government signed 25 Memorandums of Understanding (MoU) worth Rs 55,000 crore with various companies at the UP Investors Summit-2018.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had inaugurated the two-day ‘UP Investors Summit’ – the first such event by the Yogi Adityanath government – on February 21. (ANI)

This is published unedited from the ANI feed.