Underscoring the importance of financial self-sufficiency for progress, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Sunday asked the government and the civil society to develop a mindset to work together to realise this goal.
The conference, attended by Lokayuktas and Upa Lokayuktas of 19 states, felt that there was a "dire need" to bring NGOs getting government funding under the ambit of Lokayuktas.
The vice chancellors of universities in North India on Saturday called for financial autonomy for varsities.
Speaking at the beginning of Question Hour, Rane said he had been complaining to the state public works department (PWD) for over a year about the non-functioning lifts, but to no avail.
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