Opposition protests any move to use MPLAD funds in 'Swachh' mission

Opposition parties including the Congress today strongly opposed any move to allow the MPs local area development (MPLAD) funds to be used for Swachh Bharat Mission, prompting the government to say that no decision has been taken in this regard.

Tewari takes serious note of non-utilisation of MPLAD funds

Following the non-utilisation of funds he provided for development works here, Information and Broadcasting minister and Ludhiana MP Manish Tewari on Thursday asked Municipal Commissioner to return them if they were not used properly.

Strong steps to stop MPLAD fund flow to ineligible NGOs: Govt

The government on Tuesday said it would take stringent action to prevent flow of MPLAD funds to ineligible NGOs, trusts or societies.

Par panel approves MPLAD funds for SC/STs on slums

The Committee also recommended that a database of
identified works be made available on the website of MPLADS.