Kamal Nath to lead Indian delegation in WEF meet

PM Manmohan Singh has selected urban development and parliamentary affairs minister Kamal Nath to lead the Indian team in the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) annual summit in Davos, Switzerland. The team has 3 other ministerial members:

  • Commerce & industry minister Anand Sharma
  • Heavy industry minister Praful Patel
  • Power minister Jyotiraditya Scindia

It is for the first time that someone who is not heading the ministries of finance or commerce has been made a skipper for this event.

About World Economic Forum:

The World Economic Forum (WEF) is a Swiss non-profit foundation, based in Cologny, Geneva. It is an independent international organization committed to improving the state of the world by engaging business, political, academic and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas. The Forum is best known for its annual meeting in Davos, a mountain resort in Graubünden, Switzerland.

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