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Local Area Development


Across party lines: MLAs donate LAD funds for fight against Covid

May 04, 2021 9:33 am

State Minister for Home Pradeepsinh Jadeja, too, said he would give Rs 25 lakh to Singarva health centre in Daskroi taluka of Ahmedabad from his MLA grants for purchasing equipment for fighting the infection.

Surat: Councillors used Rs 12.24-cr LAD fund on Covid works

February 20, 2021 4:19 am

Data obtained through a Right to Information (RTI) query, by a Citizen’s Audit group has also found that councillors spent a major amount of their funds on laying concrete roads, water pipeline networks and installing streetlights.

Odisha MLAs demand hike in salary, MLA LAD Fund

September 13, 2017 2:20 pm

"We have been making demands for different categories of people. This time, the MLAs have urged the chief minister to increase the salary of law-makers," said Congress chief whip Tara Prasad Bahinipati.

Used or misused, the MPs’ funds

February 19, 2014 10:49 am

Starting today, The Indian Express tracks how MP Local Area Development funds have been spent in various districts, based on third-party audits.

Quota for women sees few takers for extra funds

January 02, 2012 2:21 am

The 50 per cent reservation for women corporators in local bodies has led to an unusual year-end trend in the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation.