500 industries and 262 commercial businesses have been registered with the Cottage and Small Industries Office in Myagdi.
From mid-July 2020 to June 30, 2021, the Office earned Rs 2 million 608 thousand 123 in revenue from these businesses and firms, according to Office Chief Nandalal Poudel.
According to him, the number of registered industries and firms in the area has increased as formerly unregistered industries and firms have been brought under the law, as well as due to increasing interest in starting businesses.
He stated that the majority of persons registering new industries and businesses are young people.
Agriculture and forest products account for 368 of the 500 newly registered businesses.
A total of 298 sectors and 398 business firms that were previously registered have renewed their registration.