NEW DELHI: The RSS affiliates Swadeshi Jagran Manch (SJM) on Tuesday announced “Swadeshi Swavlamban Abhiyan" to generate awakening and commitment for 'swadeshi' and self- reliance campaign launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently.
“Self reliance for Bharat means swadeshi only. 'Swavlamban' would be achieved by rejuvenating indigenous industry, including small scale industries, small businesses, artisans, rural industries including food processing industry and other non-farm activities with an aim to generate inclusive growth with impetus on employment,” said SJMs National Co Convenor, Ashwani Mahajan.
He said its unfortunate that policy makers in the past never posed trust in indigenous talent, resources and knowledge and therefore, over emphasised on public sector and later on foreign capital and MNCs. “PM Modis recent call that we have to be vocal for local is a pleasant departure from the existing policy based on globalisation and liberalisation, especially foreign capital dependent model of development,” he said.
The SJM functionary said it is time to revive those local industries that were taken for granted in the era of globalisation. “It is also time to usher in economic policies that produce welfare, sustainable incomes, hRead More – Source