BHUBANESWAR: A 20-member delegation of Nationwide Defence School (NDC) comprising senior officers from civil companies and armed forces from India, USA, Japan, Kazakhstan, Egypt and Kenya had been briefed on a number of points together with socio-economic coverage and financial growth, rural growth, girls empowerment and development of IT industries right here on Tuesday
The delegation, which is one a six-day tour of the State as a part of Understanding India and Financial Safety examine, held discussions with Chief Secretary SC Mahapatra and different senior officers of the State authorities right here. They had been apprised of the current state and tempo of growth in Odisha together with the procedural reforms adopted in several sectors.
Mahapatra mentioned with plentiful pure sources, the State is marching forward on the trail to turning into an industry-based financial system from an agrarian financial system. Growth Commissioner Pradip Jena offered a comparative image of the State and its journey from the 1999 tremendous cyclone until 2020. He mentioned the State just isn’t solely well-equipped to face challenges posed by pure calamities but in addition has functionality to help different states throughout occasions of disaster.
Secretaries of various departments apprised the delegation concerning the coverage modifications for attaining fast financial progress. The aim of the go to of the NDC delegation is to get a more in-depth view of various facets of growth together with varied State-sponsored programmes for socio-economic growth, panchayati raj system, regulation and order administration, girls empowerment and functioning of well being, agriculture, schooling, power sectors and function of non-governmental organisations (NGOs).
Additional sure facets regarding financial growth, developments in IT industries sciences and different facets distinctive to the State which have contributed to its progress are included within the course. The delegation would meet the Governor and Chief Minister within the coming days.
An NDC delegation had earlier visited the State in February final 12 months. Suggestions of the go to then was educative, informative and really nicely carried out, delegation chief Main Normal HB Pillai mentioned. The delegation which can be within the State until April 9 is scheduled go to completely different areas together with Paradip, Chilika and Ganjam, official sources mentioned.