Jaitley leaves for Turkey to participate in G-20 meet

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today left for Turkey to participate in a two-day conference of G-20 finance ministers and central bank governors.

"The Union Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley left for Turkey today to participate in the two-day Conference of G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors," Finance Ministry said in a statement.

Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan will also participate in the meet to be held in Ankara, Turkey on September 4 and September 5.

"The Finance Minsters will also hold meetings with his counterparts from G-20 participating countries on the sidelines of the aforesaid meet," statement added.

Other members of the G-20 grouping include Argentina, Brazil, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia, South Africa, Turkey, the UK, the US and the European Union.

Jaitley will reach New Delhi early morning on September 7.

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