CCIK elects Tariq Ghani as new President
Post by on Sunday, November 7, 2021
Srinagar, Nov 06: The Associated Chamber of Commerce and Industry Kashmir (CCIK) on Saturday elected Tariq Rashid Ghani as its President during 14th Annual General Meeting (AGM) held here at Hotel Meridian, Rajbagh.
Ghani, who comes with a vast experience in the industrial sector, has pledged to promote Kashmir's economic sectors during his term as a president.
Bashir A. Beigh was elected as Sr. Vice President, Gh. Mohi-ud-din Khan as Jr. Vice President, Haseeb Renzu as Secretary General, Ms. Qaiser Mir as Jt. Secretary General, Showat Hussain as Treasurer and Naseer A. Khan as Chief Coordinator.
Speaking on the occasion, Ghani said that Kashmir's industrial sector is facing tough times for the past several years which need to be promoted at all platforms.
"I will try my best to take the issues of our members in particular and that of general trade in general with the higher authorities so that all economic sectors receive a huge boost," he said.
He added Kashmiri businessmen have been at the receiving end due to various issues and they need immediate revival plans.
"We will make a comprehensive economic revival proposal and present it to the J&K Government and government of India and seek a special Kashmir specific economic package so that businessmen can recover from losses and restart business growth," he said.
Most of the members of CCIK were present during the AGM who also assured full support to the newly elected President.
J&K Hoteliers Club Chairman Mushtaq A. Chaya was the chief guest on the occasion. Chaya said CCIK's role in the economic development of the Valley is paramount and assured his full support to the new President for his new responsibilities.