Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel chaired a meeting with Panchayat and Rural Development and Health Minister TS Singhdeo to discuss budget proposals of departments under him for 2020-21 fiscal. The meeting was held at the official residence of the CM on Wednesday.

In the meeting, senior officials of all the departments concerned were present. Budget proposals related to medical education and commercial tax (GST) departments were also deliberated upon.

The meeting was attended by Chief Secretary RP Mandal, Additional Chief Secretary Finance Amitabh Jain, Additional Chief Secretary Panchayat and Rural Development Subrat Sahu, Principal Secretary to Chief Minister Gaurav Dwivedi, Secretary Health and Family Welfare Niharika Barik Singh, Secretary Finance Shehla Nigar, Secretary Commercial Tax (Except Excise and Registry) Reena Baba Saheb Kangale, Managing Director State Rural Livelihood Mission Abhijeet Singh and other officials concerned were present.