Bihar has fared the worst among nine Naxal-affected states in implementing the Integrated Action Plan, a centrally-assisted project for fighting Maoism with accelerated development.
SC issued notice to central and 9 state govts on a PIL seeking the effective implementation of the integrated action plan to tackle Maoist menace.
Development funds earmarked for growth in Naxal belt are not being fully utilized by state governments.
The government has decided to extend the Integrated Action Plan (IAP) for four more years with annual allocation of Rs 1,000 crore.
A high-level committee has been constituted to review the implementation of Integrated Action Plan for Naxal-hit areas.
The ambitious Integrated Action Plan for Naxal-hit districts for developing infrastructure has been a success, Home Minister P Chidambaram said today.
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister
Raman Singh on Wednesday said Naxal-affected states should have an
"integrated action plan" to tackle the Maoist menace.
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