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Huge amount of central funds under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) continue to pour in for Nagaland with the State receiving over Rs 200 crores in just under ten days.
Three separate sanctions made include Rs 20.92 Crore on March 8, 2018; Rs 55 Crore on March 13; and Rs 144 Crore (approximately) on March 16.
It may be mentioned that on January 17, a day ahead of the Election Commission of India announcing dates for election, an amount of Rs 64.71 Crore was sanctioned for Nagaland.
The latest sanction order comes barely a few days after the new PDA government headed by Neiphiu Rio was installed. The BJP is a senior partner in the PDA Alliance.
For details of original sanction orders click on links below
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