Dona Paula: The fifteenth Finance Commission led by its Chairman N K Singh on Thursday held meeting with the local bodies, political parties and industries representatives in Goa.
The commission is on its two-day visit to the State during which it will be meeting trade bodies and policymakers. Chief Minister Pramod Sawant is scheduled to make presentation before the commission on Friday.
The other members of the commission includes Ajay K Jha, Dr Ashok Lahiri, Anoop Singh, Dr Ramesh Chand and others.
After beginning the discussion with the trade bodies, the Finance Commission tweeted “The XV FC interacted with representatives of the trade and industry in Goa today. The issues and constraints faced by the trade and industry bodies of Goa were discussed in detail during the meeting.”
The commission also met the representatives of Panchayat Raj bodies and Urban local bodies including Corporation of City of Panaji. The political parties including BJP, Congress and GFP also represented before the commission.