The Prime Minister & Chairman of the newly constituted National Institution for Transforming India (NITI),Narendra Modi has convened a meeting of eminent experts on 6th February at NITI Aayog for interaction on the subject of the state of economy and for inviting suggestions on the forthcoming budget. The Honourable Finance Minister would conduct this meeting.
Eminent experts and economists invited for the meeting include Ashok Gulati, Bimal Jalan, G. N. Bajpai, Mukesh Butani, Nitin Desai, Parthasarathi Shome, Pulapare Balakrishnan, Rajiv Lall, R. Vaidyanathan, Rajiv Kumar Shankar Acharya, Subir Gokarn, Swaminathan Aiyer, T.N. Ninan, Vijay Kelkar and Dr. Y.V. Reddy. The meeting will also be attended by Vice Chairman, NITI Dr. Arvind Panagariya and full time Members of NITI Dr. Bibek Debroy and Dr. V.K. Saraswat. MoS (Planning) Rao Indrajit Singh and MoS(Finance) Jayant Sinha would also attend this meeting. In addition, senior officials from PMO, Ministry of Finance and Niti Aayog. The meeting would also be attended by the Chief Economic Adviser Dr. Arvind Subramanian to the Government.