Agencies, New Delhi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday attended an interactive session with over 40 economists and other sectoral experts here.
During the session, organized by NITI Aayog, on the theme “Economic Policy – The Road Ahead”, participants shared their views on various economic themes such as the macro-economy, agriculture and rural development, employment, health and education, manufacturing and exports, urban development, infrastructure and connectivity.
In his intervention, the Prime Minister thanked various participants for their suggestions and observations, on various aspects of the economy. In particular, he appreciated the quality of suggestions that had come from various subject experts.
The meeting was attended by several Union Ministers including Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who look after economic subjects. NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar and senior officers from the Union Government and NITI Aayog were also present in the meeting.