TS Releases Funds for MLA Constituency Dev Scheme

Hyderabad: Telangana State government today issued orders on release of constituency development fund for all MLAs and MLCs in the state.
As per the order, Rs 1.5 crore would be given to each MLA and MLC for development of their constituency. The government issued orders to release Rs 210 crore, towards the balance amount for the year 2016-17. The balance of Rs.30 crore is retained with the Government for release towards works sanctioned at the Government level under CDP to MLCs elected by the MLAs and nominated by the Governor.
On the request of MLCs and MLCs for development of their respective constituencies, the state government has already taken decision to sanction Rs three crore every year for each constituency for its development, and released Rs.240 crore earlier. (NSS)