Centrally-sponsored schemes: Release funds to districts, says Mufti Mohammad

The Chief Minister issued the instructions during a meeting convened to review the implementation of decision taken at District Development Board (DDB) meetings.

NITI's CSS sub-group a divided house, to meet again on Sept 4

The sub-group will meet again on September 4 to iron out the differences and finalise its report, which will be submitted to the Prime Minister.

Raje asks Centre to chip in with 75% for central schemes

She also demanded that states under exceptional circumstances like Rajasthan be given special concession and freedom for implementation of these schemes.

Kerala CM wants Centre's share in central schemes at 75%

 Kerala on Saturday made a strong pitch for a higher share of the Centre in new centrally-sponsored schemes (CSS), which it said should be at 75 per cent.

Kerala CM wants Centre's share in central schemes at 75%

Speaking at a NITI Aayog meeting of sub-group of Chief Ministers on rationalisation of CSS here, Kerala CM Oommen Chandy said the allocation of Rs 1.69 lakh crore for CSS this year was inadequate, considering the demand of the National Development Agenda.

FM reviews implementation of central-sponsored schemes

The educational loan scheme has benefited many rural students accross the country, FM said.

Badal demands abolition of centrally-sponsored schemes

Punjab CM demanded abolition of centrally-sponsored schemes saying they do not serve the desired purpose.