Rs. 113.36 crore released for redevelopment of 6 border states under Border Area Development Programme: MHA

Rs. 113.36 crore released for redevelopment of 6 border states under Border Area Development Programme:  MHA
08 November 2018 Current Affairs: The 6 states where the amount was released were: Assam, Nagaland, Sikkim, Gujarat, Rajasthan, and Uttarakhand.

With this release the total amount released so far during this fiscal to the States having International Border is Rs. 637.98 crore.

Earlier, in September 2018, the center released Rs.399.24 crore for 10 states along the international borders under this programme.