At the global investors' summit held in Assam in 2018, the state had received investment proposals worth Rs 79,000 crore, Sonowal said.
"Of that, Rs 55,000 crore has already landed in the state," he added.
The chief minister said that his government has been able to bring benefits worth Rs 2,000 crore for the MSME sector from the Centre's assistance programme, announced during the pandemic.
Sonowal said that the focus area for the state is agriculture, and Israel has promised to provide the best technology for the development of the sector.
The state is now sending vegetables by cargo flights to countries such as UK, Singapore and UAE, he noted.
Sonowal claimed that the state has handled the COVID- 19 well, as seen from the low mortality rates.
The government is now working to boost the health infrastructure, he said.
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