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Two new members added to the Advisory Council to the 15th Finance Commission 21st December, 2018
 
Two new members added to the Advisory Council to the 15th Finance Commission Two new members – Dr. M. Govinda Rao and Dr. Omkar Goswami have been included as members to the Advisory Council to the 15th Finance Commission. The total number of members of the Advisory Council now goes up to 11. The other members of the Advisory Council are Dr. D.K. Srivastava, Dr. Indira Rajaraman, Dr. Arvind Virmani, Dr. Surjit S. Bhalla, Dr. Sanjeev Gupta, Prof. Pinaki Chakraborty, Sh. Sajjid Chinoy, Shri Neelkanth Mishra and Dr. Prachi Mishra. The role and functions of the Advisory Council are: · To advise the Commission on issues or subjects related to the Terms of Reference of the Commission, which may be of relevance. · To assist in the preparation of any paper or research study which would enhance the Commission’s understanding on the issues contained in its ToR and · To help in the broadening of the Commission’s ambit and understanding to seek best national and international practices on matters pertaining to fiscal devolution and improving the quality and reach and enforcement of its recommendations. MC *****