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Finance Commission, the new problem

Even as the Centre has appointed the 15th Finance Commission under the Constitution, for a periodic evaluation and recommendation for an equitable distribution of the funds and finances of the Union of India, various questions remain to be addressed, such as on allied areas — starting with striking a link between availability and end-user.


M.R. Sivaraman was the Revenue Secretary, Government of India, and ex-Executive Governor at the International Monetary Fund.

The timing of this event is from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Conference Hall, ORF Chennai