Budget 2013: Rs 270.05 cr for Union Ministers` travel; Rs 5.8 cr for salaries

The government has earmarked Rs 270.05 crore for the tour expenses of Union Ministers in the General Budget 2013-14.

‘Raman Singh govt kept Assembly in dark over tours

Congress leader Ajit Jogi on Saturday accused the Chhattisgarh government of keeping the Assembly in the "dark" over expenses.

Ministers, VVIPs tour expenses rise ten fold

Expenses on foreign and domestic tours of central ministers and VVIPs rose by more than ten times to Rs 678.52 crore in 2011-12, up from Rs 56.16 crore in the previous year.