Can anyone in business validate
Surat’s synthetic cloth production is down from 4 cr to 2.5 cr meters
gems and jewellery exports down by 4.3 percent this year; 50,000 units in Surat and Saurashtra, employing 200,000 workers could down shutters because of the delayed refund of input credits
over 2000 SMEs are on the verge of closure due to the ban on plastics in major Gujarat cities
nearly 5.38 lakh youth were registered as unemployed in Gujarat in December 2017; only 12,689 youth got government jobs over the past two years. Ahmedabad has the highest number, ie, 62,608 unemployed youth registered at the exchange more
Now coming to the employment n attack on migrants is ofcourse has it's adverse effects on process houses in selected industries. But have you noticed that the kind of offences were not seen in Gujarat ,we witness daily. Narcotics ,loots in trains highways, kidnapping, murders n somany more to list are on increase. Many times ,the culprits roots are attracted upto migrants states. N some locals join hands with such miscreants.
In a free country n democracy any citizen can go anywhere for their livelihood, but they also bring their good n bad cultural habits in other places, same time there is systematic encroachment on locals business,
If you analyse many of the textiles, construction , labour oriented industries where locals have lost their occupancy n they have to loiter without jobs. This is another side of the coin as well.
The provincialism n cast based favouring is the biggest enemy of our country.
The business people may have another view about what you have mentioned. Superficially it may appear that the present change in the regulations have hampered the business ,but in the long run it will be blessings (GST). more