New Delhi: UnionMinisterShriPrakashJavadekaraddressed aPress Conference on key decisions taken by theGovernment inthefirsthundreddaysofits secondterm.TheMinisterreleased the booklet ‘Jan Connect’ and inaugurated an Exhibition on ‘Furthering India’s Development - 100 days of Bold Initiatives & Decisive Actions’. The Booklet contains a compendium of key decisions of the government in hundred days and can be accessed here. It is divided into the following sections: Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh - Crown of India,Sweeping EconomicReforms -Towards$5TrillionEconomy,EaseofDoing Business,Ensuring Social Justice to all Sections of Society,Empowerment of all Towards Doubling Farmers’Income,Towards Commanding Water Security,Good Governance First Government Decision - Dedicated to those who protectIndia,FocusonHigherEducationInfrastructure,Ontheedge ofDiscovery,SecurityandDefenceSectors,ModiGovernment’s WorkwinsGlobalPraise,IncreasingGlobalStatureofIndia,India LeadingtheGlobalNarrative,PMModiattheG20-WideOutreach, FuturisticOutcomes,NeighbourhoodFirstPolicy,Strengthening our ties with Extended Neighbourhood,India’s expanding Sphere of Influence in the World,G7 Summit,Strengthening the ties with Russia,Empowering North-East,Media Coverage & Citizen Speak. Speaking on the occasion, ShriJavadekar said that the government has taken several historic and landmark decisions at an unprecedented scale. He also lauded the sensitivity and encouragement of Prime Minister ShriNarendraModi towards the dedicated scientists at ISRO and boost to the scientific community at large. The Minister highlighted key decisions of the government, including abrogation of Articles 370 and 35A with a view to the betterment of life of common people of Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh; steps towards achieving the vision of making India $5 trillion economy; large scale investment in infrastructure and social sector;Ease ofDoingBusiness; legislation againstTriple Talaq; reduction of physical interference and transparency in GST and IT return filing process; Jal Shakti Abhiyaan; HarGharBijliYojna; Ujjwala scheme for gas connections; AyushmanBharat; social sector protection to unorganized sector workers and small traders; financial assistance to farmers - the largest of its kind in the world; Jan Bhagidari movements Fit India and campaign against ending menace of single use plastics; measure of good governance; productive of ParliamentarySession; action against corrupt government officers among others. Addressing concerns raised on GDP growth rate, ShriJavadekar stressed that while the slowdown of the economy is cyclical,the fundamentalsofIndian economyare strong; with surge in foreign investment and domestic demand, GDP growth rate will soon rise.