This could be the primary in-person assembly of the NITI Aayog Governing Council since July 2019. (File)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair the seventh assembly of the Governing Council of Niti Aayog at Rashtrapati Bhawan Cultural Centre within the nationwide capital on Sunday.
This could be the primary in-person assembly of the Governing Council since July 2019.
The agenda of the assembly contains crop diversification and reaching self-sufficiency in oilseeds and pulses and agri-communities; implementation of the National Education Policy-school schooling; implementation of the National Education Policy-higher schooling; and concrete governance.
In the drive towards constructing a gentle, sustainable and inclusive India, the seventh governing council assembly of the federal government assume tank Niti Aayog is anticipated to pave the best way for synergies in direction of a brand new period of collaboration and cooperation between Centre and states and union territories.
As India commemorates 75 years of Independence, it’s the want of the hour for the states to be agile, resilient and self-reliant and transfer in direction of ‘AatmaNirbhar Bharat’ in a spirit of cooperative federalism, an official assertion mentioned.
As a part of preparations for this assembly, the National Conference of Chief Secretaries was held in Dharamshala in June 2022 which was the end result of the six-month-long rigorous train by the Centre and States.
The convention was chaired by the Prime Minister and attended by the Chief Secretaries of all States and UTs, together with senior officers of the Central and State Governments.
The assertion mentioned that the assembly is especially necessary because the nation enters Amrit Kaal in opposition to the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic and in mild of India internet hosting the G20 Presidency and summit subsequent 12 months. The assembly would additionally lay emphasis on the significance of the Presidency for India for the federal system and the function that states can play in highlighting their progress on the G-20 Platform.
The governing council contains the Prime Minister of India; Chief Ministers of all of the states and union territories with the legislature; Lt Governors of different UTs; Ex-Officio Members; Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog; Full-Time Members, NITI Aayog; and Union Ministers as Special Invitees.
Telangana Chief Minister Ok Chandrasekhar Rao has boycotted the assembly.
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