Vice Chairman & Managing Director, M/s. Andhra Pradesh Industrial Infrastructure Corporation Ltd., Hyderabad has stated that after bifurcation of the State, the Government of A.P. is focusing more on speedy industrialization of the State by inviting major industrial players across the Globe. Government is also planning to pool up land bank and acquire the land to meet the growing needs of industries. Already an extent of 2.00 lakhs acres has been identified covering all the districts of A.P. which has to be further processed for acquisition. Government has asked for further identification of additional lands for Industrial Parks across the state. APIIC is a nodal Organization for development of Industrial Parks in the State and has been authorized to identify industrial land.. APIIC has to deal with the District administration in each district with regard to land acquisition / alienation and land related matters. During Collectors review meetings, many Collectors mentioned that several pockets of land in every District have been identified. Government directed them for acquisition of lands in these areas for immediate allotment to industries. In order to take up immediate acquisition of these lands it is felt that all the District Collectors may be appointed as Executive Directors of APIIC and may be paid an amount of Rs.10,000/- as Honorarium.
2. He has further informed that the issue has been placed in 204th meeting of the Board of Directors of APIIC Ltd held on 28.09.2015, proposing to appoint the District Collectors as Executive Directors in APIIC duly prescribing the following responsibilities and requested the Government to issue necessary orders to appoint the District Collectors as Executive Directors in APIIC:
a. Shall be responsible for land acquisition, alienation of lands in the District.
b. Shall be responsible for protection of the Industrial lands.
c. Shall facilitate infrastructure facilities like water, power and connecting roads etc. to the door steps of the industrial parks.
d. Shall be the mentors for industrial promotion.
e. Shall be the chairman of the District Level Allotment Committee.
f. Shall look after such other activities to be entrusted from time to time by the VC & MD / Government.
g. Any other work entrusted by Govt./APIIC from time to time.
3. After careful examination of the proposal of Vice Chairman & Managing Director, APIIC Ltd., Government hereby appoint the District Collectors as Executive Directors in APIIC duly prescribing certain responsibilities as stated at para (2) ante and decided to pay an amount of Rs.5,000/ as Honorarium and entitlement of spending Hospitality Charges of Rs.5,000/- per month to entertain investors.
4. The Vice Chairman and Managing Director, APIIC Ltd., shall take necessary action accordingly.
(BY ORDER AND IN THE NAME OF THE GOVERNOR OF ANDHRA PRADESH)
Establishment – Andhra Pradesh Industrial Infrastructure Corporation Ltd – Appointment of District Collectors as Executive Directors in APIIC – Orders – Issued.
INDUSTRIES AND COMMERCE (ESTT) DEPARTMENT
From the APIIC, AP, Hyd. Lr.No. 131015/ PW/ APIIC/ 2015,