High level meet held for Finance Commission’s visit to State

Gangtok, 11 Oct [IPR]:

The 15thFinance Commission will be visiting the State on 03-06 Nov this year.During its visit, the Commission is slated to meet Chief Minister PawanChamlingalong with his cabinet colleagues and State Government officers. The Commission will also be interacting with the representatives of all the tiers of the Local Bodies, both Urban and Rural, political parties and Trade and Industries in the State.

In this regard, a high-level meeting under the chairmanship of Chief Secretary, AK Shrivastava, was held at the Conference Hall of Manan Kendra on 09 Oct. The meeting was attended by Additional Chief Secretaries, Principal Secretaries, Commissioner-Cum-Secretaries and heads of concerned departments.

The meeting was highly interactive and deliberated on the presentation to be made by the State Government to the 15thFinance Commission during its State visit. The meeting also took stock of the arrangements made for a successful visit.