NDC delegation meets CS, others

Jaipur: A delegation of National Defence College (NDC) is currently visiting Rajasthan. The members, who have come on a study tour, met Chief Secretary DB Gupta and senior officials of different departments in the state secretariat on Monday.

During the interaction, the NDC team informed the CS that they visit Rajasthan every year. The team also apprised him about their course work.

They told him that they would study Rajasthan’s social and political situation. Besides, national and international events, current affairs and reaction of the states and steps taken by them are also part of their study.

On the other hand, the CS and other top bureaucrats informed the NDC team about Central and State government schemes currently running in the state and in which Rajasthan is a leading state. The delegation was informed about how Beti Bachao Beti Padhao has been empowering women and how School Chale Abhiyan has increased enrollment in government schools. Later, CS took a review meeting to take stock of progress on budget announcements. He expressed satisfaction on performance of some while others were asked to pull up their socks.