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Increase in centre’s assistance should be made in proportion to increase in population

17 Jun 2018
Increase in centre’s assistance should be made in proportion to increase in population

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan attended a meeting of NITI Ayog held under the Chairmanship of the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi at New Delhi on June 17. He spoke especially about two issues concerning Madhya Pradesh in the meeting. He said that an increase in centre’s share of various schemes and centre’s financial assistance should be made in proportion to increase in population during the last few years. Similarly, he mentioned in the meeting that Madhya Pradesh has made remarkable efforts to sustain green cover and to increase it at the cost of development in the state in the past. He demanded that Madhya Pradesh must be given an additional amount in the form of green bonus to accelerate the pace of overall development in the state.