Kolkata: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, who arrived in the city last evening on a
two-day visit, is chairing the 23rd Eastern Zonal Council meeting at the State Secretariat,
Nabanna, here on Monday.
Mr Singh is holding the meeting at Nabanna Sabhaghar.
The meeting is being attended by Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, her Jharkhand counterpart Raghubar Das, Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi and Odisha Finance Minister Sashi Bhusan Behera.
Sources said the purpose of the meeting is to discuss issues related to the security of the eastern region of the country.
It may be mentioned that a similar meeting was held on December 7 last year at Nabanna Sabhaghar, where Chief Ministers of Bengal, Assam, and Mizoram were present.