Jal Shakti minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat

The Centre on Friday discussed on the Draft Bill over the proposed North East Water Management Authority (NEWMA), in New Delhi.

Presided over by Jal Shakti minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Chief Ministers of Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim and Tripura,
Deputy Chief Minister of Meghalaya and Water Resources Ministers of northeastern states participated in the Conference.

Minister of State for Jal Shakti and Social Justice & Empowerment Rattan Lal Kataria was also present in the meeting.

Sources said that the deliberations discussed all issues pertaining to the northeastern states in connection with the proposed NEWMA.


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