KOCHI: Governor R.L. Bhatia will inaugurate the six-month-long Silver Jubilee celebrations of Cochin Special Economic Zone here on Sunday. The function will be held 3.30 p.m. at Hotel Le Meriden. The two MPs from Kochi and the local MLA will be the guests of honour at the function, said Commissioner of Special Economic Zone C. J. Mathew here on Friday.
He said the special feature of the Silver Jubilee celebrations will be a national seminar, in August, on Special Economic Zones.
It is two years since the Special Economic Zones Act came into being and there are issues that have cropped up in its wake.. Other initiatives during the Silver Jubilee celebrations will be awareness campaigns on the Kochi SEZ in schools and colleges.
The local-level activities will include greening the Special Economic Zone in cooperation with companies and the local bodies.