UP Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims to get cash subsidy

Uttar Pradesh will give Rs.25,000 in cash subsidy to pilgrims from the state to undertake the arduous Kailash Mansarovar pilgrimage to Tibet, an official said Tuesday.

Oil Ministry receives 12,000 crore cash subsidy

The petroleum ministry has received Rs 12,000 crore ($2.63 billion) as cash subsidy from the finance ministry to compensate the state-run oil marketing companies for selling fuel below the market price.