PM Modi presides over All India Chief Secretaries' Conclave at Dharamsala in Himachal Pradesh

PM Modi presides over All India Chief Secretaries' Conclave at Dharamsala in Himachal Pradesh

All India Chief Secretaries' Conclave:  The First National Conference of Chief Secretaries was recently presided over by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi at HPCA Stadium in Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh.

Key Highlights:

  • The All India Chief Secretaries' Conclave was held from 15th to 17th June 2022.
  • The conference was organized by NITI Aayog, the think tank of India.
  • Over 200 people representing the central government, states and UTs participated in the conclave.
  • People from the thematic sector took part in the event.

Topic of Discussion at the conference:

  • The three-day national conference of chief secretaries of all states focused on the rapid and sustained economic growth in partnership with the States.
  • Working as Team India, the Conference laid the ground for collaborative action for higher growth with sustainability, creation of jobs, education, ease of living and aatmanirbharta (self-reliance) in agriculture.
  • The Conference emphasized on evolution and implementation of a common development agenda and blueprint for cohesive action to achieve the aspirations of the people.
  • The concept and agenda for this conference have been curated after more than 100 rounds of deliberations spread over six months.

Three themes were discussed at the Conference:

  1. Implementation of the National Education Policy;
  2. Urban governance; and
  3. Crop diversification and achieving self-sufficiency in oilseeds, pulses, and other agri-commodities.

This is taken as a significant step toward further strengthening the partnership between the Centre and the State Governments.

 

What was the topic of discussion at the All India Chief Secretaries' Conclave ?
A) Education
B) Employment
C) Ease of living and aatmanirbharta (self-reliance) in agriculture
D) All of the above