Don`t politicise post-Phailin relief work in Odisha: Jena

With the Lok Sabha elections approaching, Minister of State for Statistics & Programme Implementation Srikant Kumar Jena on Monday asked the Odisha government not to politicise the post-Phailin relief operations.

Delays noticed in sanctioning proposals under MPLADS: Jena

The government on Tuesday said instances of delay have come to its notice in sanctioning of proposals under the Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme.

Fertiliser demand for all states fully met: Jena

The government today said the fertiliser demand from all states is being fully met through indigenous production as well as imports.

Govt mulls raising MPLAD fund to Rs 1 crore

The government is considering raising the limit of money MPs can spend from the Local Area Development fund on education institutions to Rs 1 crore, the Rajya Sabha was informed.