Rs 300 cr scam in PMGSY in Uttarakhand: BJP leader

A BJP leader alleged Rs 300 crore scam in PMGSY scheme in Uttarakhand and demanded a CBI probe.

Expedite land acquisition for construction of roads: Omar

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Friday asked officials to expedite land acquisition for construction of roads under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY).

`More autonomy for states to implement rural schemes`

The centre plans to introduce flexibility in implementing its flagship rural development programmes all over the country, a top official said.

‘PM`s rural road scheme not a permanent solution’

Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana
was not a long-term solution to the problem of lack of roads, Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh said.