New Delhi: The Chief Minister of Punjab Mr. Prakash Singh Badal called on the Union Rural Development Minister Dr. C.P. Joshi today and felicitated him. The two leaders shared the status of implementation of rural development programmes and schemes in the State. Punjab Chief Minister underlined the need for liberal polices under NREGA. Dr. Joshi stressed the need to pool in resources for better implementation of the policies and programmes in the State. In response to the problem of contaminated ground drinking water in the State , Dr. Joshi assured all possible help to the state .
The meeting was attended by the Union Ministers of State for Rural Development, Shishir Chaudhary, Shri Pradeep Jain and Ms. Agatha Sangma