The moribund forums: 'National Development Council' and 'Inter-State Council'

The moribund forums like 'National Development Council' and 'Inter-State Council' will be revived and made into active bodies

NITI Ayog's 'National Development Council'

April 23, 2017|Financial Express|Full Article

The National Development Agenda:

– It has been started to maintain good governance and best practices in sustainable and equitable development.

– It offers a resolution method for inter-sector and inter-departmental issues in order to accelerate the implementation of the development agenda.

– To achieve the other objectives mentioned by NITI Aayog and government.

Inter-State Council reconstituted with PM Modi as chairman

Nov 1, 2017|TOI|Full Article

The Inter-State Council, which is mandated to investigate and advise on disputes between states, has been reconstituted with Prime Minister Narendra Modi as its chairman and six Union ministers and all chief ministers as members.

The Article 263 of the Constitution provides for the establishment of an Inter-State Council which is mandated to inquire into and advise upon disputes which may arise between states, investigate and discuss subjects in which some or all of the states, or the Union and one or more of the states, have a common interest.

Strengthen the Framework