Cong demands white paper on central fund in Odisha

Terming Chief Minister Naveen atnaik`s allegation of Odisha`s neglect by the Centre as "baseless" and a ploy to hide his "inefficiency", Congress demanded a white paper on central funds released to the state and their utilisation.

Six states seek central fund to tackle drought-like-situation

Karnataka has declared 142 talukas as drought affected, Gujarat 132 talukas and Rajasthan in 5 districts.

J&K gets Rs 90 cr Central fund for drought relief

Jammu and Kashmir has received a
special package from the Centre of Rs 90 crores to provide
immediate relief to families affected by the 2009-10 drought
in the state.

Mizoram govt yet to get central fund for Bru repatriation

The Centre has sanctioned Rs 9.7
crore for resumption of repatriation of Bru refugees from
Tripura relief camps but the money was yet to be credited in
Mizoram government`s account, official sources said here
on Saturday.

Bihar to oppose reduced central fund for GRVA

Bihar will strongly oppose any move by the Centre to reduce budgetary allocation under the NGRVA from Rs 500 crore to Rs 275 crore during tomorrow`s standing committee meeting, Deputy CM, Sushil Kumar Modi said on Tuesday.