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Meeting Of North Eastern Council

Meeting Of North Eastern Council:

The Plenary meeting of North Eastern Council concluded recently.

  • NEC is not a constitutional body, but a statutory organization established in 1971 under the North Eastern Council Act, 1971.
    Functions as Apex Regional Planning Body for the North Eastern Region.
  • It comprises Governors and Chief Ministers of all the 8 North-Eastern States and three members nominated by the President.
  • In June 2018, Union cabinet approved the nomination of the Home Minister as the ex-officio chairman and Minister for DoNER (Development of North-East Region) as the council’s vice chairman.