A two day Chintan Shiviris being organised at the Statue of Unity,Kevadia, Gujarat from 17th to 18th February 2020 for senior officers of Ministry of Coal and all CMDs of Coal companies to strategiseon“Way forward for the Coal sector”. The Shivirwill be inaugurated by Union Minister for Coal & Mines Shri Pralhad Joshi, who is also expected to actively guide the discussions on the agenda topics. Domain experts in various fields are being invited for detailed deliberations towards reaching the target of One Billion Tonnes production by 2023-24 as a way of eliminating the import of coal which is a substantial drain on the foreign exchange outgo.
The topics that will be taken up for brainstorming are–
An outcome document based on the deliberations will guide the Coal sector in the coming months.