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Stalin to meet Prez Murmu, V-P Dhankar, PM today; discuss TN's key issues

He is expected to take up matters on additional funding, fresh initiatives, anti-NEET Bill status, among several others

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M K Stalin | Narendra Modi | Droupadi Murmu

Press Trust of India  |  Chennai 



MK Stalin
MK Stalin (PTI)

Chief Minister is scheduled to call on President Droupadi Murmu, Vice President and Prime Minister on Wednesday in Delhi.

Stalin would visit Murmu and Dhankar in the morning, government sources here said. In the evening, the Chief Minister is scheduled to call on PM Modi and take up several key issues that have a bearing on the state.

He is expected to take up matters on additional funding, fresh initiatives, anti-NEET Bill status, among several others. Stalin is expected to return to Chennai tonight.

This is the first visit of Stalin to the capital after Murmu and Dhankar were recently elected as President and Vice President respectively. The scheduled meeting with the President and Vice President is described as a "courtesy visit".

On August 16, Stalin had said that his visit to Delhi was aimed at getting requisite projects for the state.

In his capacity as the Chief Minister, he has the responsibility of securing necessary projects from the Centre for the welfare of and its people, he had said.

There is a relationship between the Union and State governments and not between the DMK and the BJP, Stalin had asserted.

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First Published: Wed, August 17 2022. 09:32 IST

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