Centre may stop fund if names of central schemes changed: Ram Kripal Yadav

"If it was found to be true, the Centre will think in terms of stopping funds to the state for implementation of the central schemes", the Minister of State for Rural Development said in Midnapore on Wednesday.

By: PTI | Midnapore | Published:June 29, 2017 4:16 pm
Ram kripal yadav, mos rural development, indian express BJP MP and MoS Ram Kripal Yadav. Express Photo By Prashant Ravi

The Centre might stop funds to West Bengal for the implementation of some central government schemes if it was found that names of those schemes were changed, minister Ram Kripal Yadav has said. “We have received complaints about West Bengal government changing the names of some central schemes. We are looking into the complaints.

“If it was found to be true, the Centre will think in terms of stopping funds to the state for implementation of the central schemes”, the Minister of State for Rural Development said in Midnapore on Wednesday.

The minister was here on a private visit to attend a family function. Yadav had also visited a Swachh Bharat project at Salboni in the same district.

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