Shimla, October 30: Himachal Pradesh government has appointed popular actor Yami Gautam as the brand ambassador of the Rising Himachal Global Investors’ Meet 2019. The event will take place on November 7 and 8 in Dharamshala. The State government had been in talks with the actress as authorities were actively seeking out Himachalis who have kept close to their roots even while they have gone out into the world and become notable names in their respective fields.
Yami is the only Bollywood name to be present at the event that will be hosting international investors from over 40 countries. The actor who hails from Himachal Pradesh had recently expressed her desire to go back to her roots. Having herself invested in building an eco-friendly farm in her family village Bilaspur, the actress hopes to pursue organic farming in a big way and promotes the minimalization of fertilizers. Her interest in the event was piqued even more because she is keen to expand her farm to realize her larger dream of bringing to Himachal Pradesh, fresh produce and chemical-free vegetables.
Talking about the event, she said, “Hailing from Himachal, it’s a matter of immense pride, honor and responsibility for me! Shall strive for further development and progress of the State! Onwards and upwards! Jai Hind”
The Global Investors' Meet 2019 is the flagship business event of the Government of Himachal Pradesh. The event will showcase the policy and regulatory environment, investment opportunities across eight focus sectors to boost manufacturing and employment generation in the State.