Uttar Pradesh is waiting for at least Rs 38,000 cr to be given to it from the Centre for various projects but it seems that the transfer of funds that should have taken place is taking longer, it is reliably learnt.
UP Minister, Siddhartha Nath Singh has reminded the Centre about this and has requested the Centre to release these funds at the earliest. Singh would be meeting today with Union ministers of various ministries and the Niti Ayog today in Delhi, he informed mediapersons.
The said amount of Rs 38,000 cr has been pending with at least 18 Central ministries. Singh also informed that the said amount was to be released earlier during the previous regime butit could not happen. He said that he hopes that the amount will be released soon aftr today’s meeting.
– delhincrnews.in bureau