Circular No.ES/286/2019-20 26th March, 2020
To: Members of the Council
Sub.: Setting up of a Control Room in DPIIT to monitor the issues of internal trade, manufacturing, delivery and logistics of essential commodities during the lockdown period
We would like to inform you that the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), Ministry of Commerce has decided to monitor in real time the status of transportation and delivery of goods, manufacturing, delivery of essential commodities to common man and the difficulties being faced by various stakeholders during the lockdown period from 25th March, 2020 to 14th April, 2020.
A Control Room has been set up by DPIIT to monitor the issues of internal trade, manufacturing, delivery and logistics of essential commodities during the lockdown period.
In the event of any manufacturing, transporter, distributor, wholesaler or e-commerce companies facing ground level difficulties in transport and distribution of goods or mobilization of resources, the same may be informed to the Department at the following telephone numbers/ email :-
Telephone : 011- 23062487 (Tel. no. will remain functional from 8 am to 6 pm)
Please note that the issues reported by various stakeholders through the Control room shall be taken up with the concerned State Government, District and Police authorities and other concerned agencies.
Members are requested to kindly contact the Control Room and report the issues affecting Industry and Trade, especially the ground level issues. Also, you may send the issues on the above mentioned email-id with a copy marked to the Council.
Members may kindly make a note of the above and do the needful.