PM Modi likely to hold a review meeting over coal shortage and power crisis
The Center has been completely alert on the issue of coal shortage and power crisis. On Monday, an important meeting was held under the chairmanship of the Union Home Minister in which Coal Minister Prahlad Joshi and Power Minister RK Singh, besides senior officials of Coal India and NTPC had participated. Now Prime Minister Narendra Modi is also set to hold a review meeting on this issue. It is believed that this meeting can take place today. Delhi, Rajasthan, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu had demanded the intervention of the Prime Minister in this issue. Coal India has also expressed hope that the situation of coal stocks will improve in the coming few days.