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`Show white paper on money spent on BJP leaders``

Last Updated: Friday, June 17, 2011 - 15:47

Dehradun: Alleging that the ruling BJP is
misusing funds from the state exchequer to sponsor tours for
its senior leaders, Uttarakhand Kranti Dal on Friday demanded
"white paper" on it.

Head of Pawar faction of Uttrakhand Kranti Dal, Pushpesh
Tripathi today demanded a white paper on the amount of money
spend in facilitating the tours of the national leaders of

Tripathi alleged that lakhs of rupees are spent on
facilitating tours of the leaders.

"It is a joke on poor and disaster struck population of
mountains," he said.

He further alleged that state government had only spend
Rs 268 crores out of Rs 650 crores from the disaster fund
given to it by the Centre.


First Published: Friday, June 17, 2011 - 15:47
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