PM Narendra Modi holds talks on aviation and power sectors
Mr Modi emphasized the significance of the power sector in propelling the economy. The need for effective enforcement of contracts for attracting private investments was also discussed.
The Prime Minister stressed the importance of consumer centricity and directed to work towards the goal of supplying 24X7 quality and reliable power to all consumers. Measures for improving viability of distribution companies, including tariff rationalization and timely release of subsidies along with improved governance were also discussed.
The meeting was attended by Home Minister Amit Shah, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister for Power and New Renewable Energy R K Singh and Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur along with senior officials of the Government of India.