scorecardresearch
Monday, Jan 30, 2023
Advertisement

Rs 62 crore MGNREGA fund released for Arunachal

Jairam Ramesh said the schemes meant for new connectivity would be aptly considered.

Union Rural Development Ministry has released Rs 62 crore to Arunachal Pradesh for implementation of the MGNREGA scheme in the state,officials

said in New Delhi on Thursday.

Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh informed this to state Chief Minister Nabam Tuki during a meeting at the capital on Wednesday.

Ramesh and Tuki also discussed various issues related to Indira Awas Yojana,National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM) and Prime Minister Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY).

Subscriber Only Stories
ExplainSpeaking: How to evaluate a Union Budget
Mahesh Vyas writes: Why the job shortage is for real
Delhi confidential: Focus On Projects
Gandhi to Tagore: At old St Stephen’s campus, a glimpse into remnants of ...

Expressing his gratitude to Ramesh,Tuki requested him to consider the remaining 55 schemes under PMGSY pending with the ministry,the sources said.

Ramesh assured him that the schemes meant for new connectivity in the districts of Papum Pare,East Siang,Upper Siang,Kurung Kumey,West Siang and Upper Siang would be favourably considered and advised the state government to resubmit the same with all required details.

Ramesh said he would be visiting Vijoynagar on October 5 to lay the foundation stone of the Miao-Vijoynagar road as he had promised to Tuki earlier.

First published on: 12-09-2013 at 13:31 IST
Next Story

Indo-American actor sentenced to 7yrs for extorting Weinstein

Latest Comment
Post Comment
Read Comments
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
close