Virbhadra Singh assumed the charge of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises Ministry

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Cabinet minister for Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises Ministry in UPA government Virbhadra Singh assumed the charge. Virbhadra Singh said that ministry is very important in the sense that it deals with micro, medium & small enterprises which constitute about 60 per cent of industries in the country and touches the heart of India. It is also the biggest employer, especially in rural India. Earlier he was cabinet minister of Steel.