Annexure - D
Thrust Areas for Industrial Growth
In order to regulate and develop various industries in Delhi in harmonious manner so that migration of labour in Delhi is minimised and to put least constraints on the basic infrastructure facilities in Delhi, the Govt. of Delhi would be permitting only non-polluting and non-hazardous industries. Focus will be on supporting the setting up of High-Tech and sophisticated industries namely, Electronics, telecommunication, software industry, IT enabling services and recycling of low-tech to high-tech industries. It is the endeavor of the Govt. of Delhi to make Delhi a Cyber-city by the end 2003. The growth and development of information technology industry is proposed to be facilitated by providing necessary infrastructure support by setting up of Software Technology Parks and Information Technology Institutes. To meet these objectives, a setting-up of a State of art high-tech city for information technology on about 100 acres of land has been planned/ in addition to this ,bio-technology parks for strengthening Industry University- R & D linkages and World Trade Centre for boosting the region`s trade and commerce activity are also being implemented.
An industrial policy for Delhi on the above lines is also being formulated. In this regard, a white paper on the industrial sector in Delhi has been prepared by an expert Committee which takes care of various aspects of sub-regional plan for Delhi in respect of industries.