Maharashtra has received Rs 50 crore out of the total Rs 120 crore additional central assistance extended to four Naxal infested districts of Gadchiroli, Gondia, Chandrapur and Bhandara for year 2013-2014 and 2014-15.
Congress on Saturday alleged "rampant
corruption" in execution of Centre-sponsored welfare schemes
in BJP-ruled Madhya Pradesh and asked party workers to expose
it to bring the party back to power in the state.
With the Centre consenting to a CBI probe into alleged corruption in the rural job guarantee scheme in Orissa, the state government said it was ready to face any inquiry and would fully cooperate with the investigating agency.
Trinamool Congress chief Mamata
Banerjee Thursday that a Central team visit W Bengal after one person was killed and six were injured at Khanakul
in Hooghly district in the continuing turf war between her party and the CPI(M).
Amid protests by anti-mining lobbies, Meghalaya Chief Minister D D Lapang Monday said his government wanted to contribute in a "small way" for the country`s growth by allowing uranium extraction in the state.