Panaji: Chief Minister Pramod Sawant left for New Delhi on Thursday evening. During the three-day visit to the national capital, the Chief Minister will attend NITI Ayog meeting, which is scheduled to be held on June 15, and meet central ministers.
A press statement issued by the Chief Minister’s Office said that Sawant will be calling on the Union Minister for Home, the Union Minister for Mines, the Union Minister for Environment and the Union Minister for HRD. Hence, the Chief Minister will not be available to the general public from June 14, 2019, to June 16, 2019.
An official said that during his visit, the Chief Minister will take up the mining issue with Union Minister for Mines Pralhad Joshi. Besides, other issues pertaining to the state will also be discussed with other central ministers.