Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a review meeting on Saturday with the secretaries of various ministries and departments.
Earlier, Prime Minister Modi had in July began a reshuffle of his cabinet ahead of seven states going for assembly polls next year.
This meeting to be conducted in the evening comes at a time when the coronavirus pandemic has taken lives and also hit the economy.
Prime Minister Modi earlier this month held a meeting called ‘Chintan Shivir’ – with his council of ministers. Although any pertinent details regarding the agenda of Saturday’s meeting are yet to be revealed, those familiar with the matter have said that four more such ‘Chintan Shivir’ meetings have been planned for discussing ways to further improve governance.
Of note, the Prime Minister also chaired a high-level review meeting on September 10 regarding the COVID-19 situation in India and vaccination status in the country.
In the September 14 meeting, Modi expressed to his cabinet colleagues that “simplicity is the way of life”, and asked the ministers to learn from the best practices of their colleagues.