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Delhi Confidential: Attempt to change MPLADS funds utilisation opposed by Rajya Sabha committee

June 11, 2022 8:13 am

An attempt to change in the way MPLADS funds are utilised by the MPs has been opposed vehemently by the committee on MPLADS in the Rajya Sabha with the members unanimously deciding to seek a response from the Finance ministry.

Key Cabinet decisions: Govt restores MPLAD scheme, hikes ethanol price; and more

November 10, 2021 4:42 pm

The MPLADS funds were temporarily suspended in April 2020 in view of the Covid-19 pandemic.

MPLADS funds: Rs 54 crore remains unspent with 26 BJP MPs in Gujarat

March 30, 2019 8:04 pm

The most common of the spending among the 26 BJP MPs in Gujarat have been on roads, pathways and bridges.

Modi sanctions 22 handpumps, roads among projects for Varanasi

May 10, 2015 12:00 am

As many as 53 works in different areas, worth Rs 3.36 crore have been sanctioned.

Denied nod to work for unauthorised colonies, Gangwar wants MPLADS guidelines changed

April 09, 2015 4:03 am

The guidelines were issued when Gangwar was not an MP (2009-14) after he lost to Praveen Singh Aron.

Govt to MPs: Take up construction of toilets as your top priority

September 03, 2014 1:33 am

Under the MPLADS, each MP can recommend works to the tune of Rs 5 crore annually to the district collector.

Tharoor gets into campaign mode

February 26, 2014 12:45 am

It reinforced the belief that Tharoor has ensured a ticket for a second term despite reservations from several quarters.

Tewari wakes up to city’s water woes,disburses Rs 1.24 crore

July 28, 2013 4:42 am

Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari on Saturday disbursed a grant of Rs 1.24 crore from his Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS) fund to set up eight tubewells at various wards of the city.

Incomplete work,unspent funds plague MPLADS

May 17, 2013 1:19 am

Rs 2.59 crore allotted to RS members lying unspent; work on many projects yet to start.

MPLADS details based on data uploaded by district collectors: Jena

September 04, 2012 1:18 am

The information shared in Parliament is based on the data updated by district collector.