New Steel Minister Reviews Performance of SAIL, NMDC & MECON
India’s newly appointed Steel Minister Mr Ram Chandra Prasad Singh held Video Conference with SAIL Chairman Ms Soma Mondal, NMDC CMD Mr Sumit Deb and MECON CMD Mr Atul Bhatt to review the activities and performance of these units. Steel Minister requested SAIL to expedite the wage revision as per DPE guidelines, resolve the land encroachment & reconciliation issues and work towards providing the rails of global standards and specifications at competitive rates to Indian railways. The Minister further directed these units to align their business activities to remain competitive in the market. Steel Minister noted with happiness the work of MECON in diversified portfolios.
Company chiefs made the presentations to inform about the organisation, on going activities, projects, financial performance and the way forward.
While reviewing the performance, Steel Minister appreciated the role and contribution of the public undertakings in the Indian steel sector and shared his insights on the way forward for public undertakings.