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MPLAD scheme is constitutionally valid: SC

The Supreme Court upheld the Constitutional validity of the Member of Parliament Local Area Development scheme under which members of Parliament are allocated Rs 2 crore annually for development of......

MPLAD scam: Panel moots suspension of 4 MPs

The four Lok Sabha members named in the Member of Parliament Local Area Development Schemescamgot a reprieve on Tuesday,with the Parliamentary Committee, which probed it, giving them benefit of......

Govt denies move to scrap MPLAD scheme

The government, on Thursday,said there was no proposal to end the Member of Parliament Local Area Development scheme and steps would be taken to ensure that there was no corruption or misuse of the......

How MPs misuse their MPLADS funds

Public Money, Private Agenda -- The Use and Abuse of MPLADS by A Surya Prakash provides a comprehensive look at the Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme, which was launched 20 years......

Declare U'khand, Himachal floods a national calamity: Par panel

The standing committee on home ministry on Friday unanimously recommended to the government that the devastation caused by floods in Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh be declared a national......

New approach to Nrega as it loses steam

Even while the UPA Government is pushing for two more flagship programmes of food for all and medicines to all, its first flagship programme of the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment......

MP funds for job scheme

Member of Parliament can now allocate funds from their local area development scheme kitty for rural employment guarantee programmes. The move that comes just ahead of Budget is aimed at providing......

Ramesh's funds still go to self-help groups

Much before Jairam Ramesh threw his weight behind tigers and mangroves at the cost of irking corporate interests, he was an enthusiastic champion of the experiments in rural development being done......

Strong investment key to recovery, says Montek

Expressing concerns over slowdown in industrial growth, the Planning Commission today said strong investment performance and improvement in infrastructure are key to recovery. "Slowing down (of......

Are MP funds well-spent?

On December 23, 1993, the Union government launched a scheme that allowed Members of Parliament to recommend developmental projects that would create durable community assets and infrastructure.......

'Not yet thought of pulling out of London Olympics'

Sports Minister Ajay Maken on Wednesday said the government has not yet thought of pulling the Indian athletes out of London Olympics due to row over Dow Chemicals' sponsorship but said they have......

  People speak for mplad scheme

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Dharmarajan
Q. The Member of Parliament Local Area Development Division is entrusted with the responsibility of implementation of Member of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS). What is the maximum amount fixed for such works under the scheme ??
Dharmarajan:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-member-of-parliament-local-area-development-division-is-/21366853/answers/

Dharmarajan
Q. the MPLAD scheme was launched in 1993-1994 allotting Rs. 50 lakhs per member but presently it is Rs. 2.00 crores per member true or false ?
Dharmarajan:  A. true more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-mplad-scheme-was-launched-in-1993-1994-allotting-rs.-50-/21366853/answers/19899298

stalin
Q. the funds released under the MPLAD scheme are not lapsable - true or false ?
Stalin:  A. false more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-funds-released-under-the-mplad-scheme-are-not-lapsable--/19899274/answers/19899294

stalin
Q. Operation Chakravyuh: exposed the MPs accepting bribes for giving work contracts under the MPLAD scheme.Comment Please
Stalin:  A. Nothing new about it! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/operation-chakravyuh-exposed-the-mps-accepting-bribes-for-gi/19899277/answers/15773954

Anand Agarwal
Q. Name something you like that was done under the MPLAD scheme.
Anand Agarwal:  A. A culvert connecting a very important housing colony to the main road got destroyed due to heavy rains remained as it was (totally shattered and...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/name-something-you-like-that-was-done-under-the-mplad-scheme/15773921/answers/2592789

  Web results for Mplad Scheme
EC is a stabilising force, not trigger-happy

As chief election commissioner, S Y QURAISHI, took the UPA government head-on on a number of issues. Ahead of the release of his An Undocumented... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/ec-is-a-stabilising-force-not-trigger-happy/
Mumbai MPs good at attendance, shaky in questioning

Mumbai: At attendance of six Lok Sabha MPs from Mumbai have been fairly good. However,their record at raising questions concerning India's... ...

http://www.sakaaltimes.com/NewsDetails.aspx?NewsId=5203925712807273695&SectionId=5351696313519115080SectionName=State&NewsTitle=Mumbai%20MPs%20good%20at%20attendance,%20shaky%20in%20questioning
City MPs failed in key areas, says Praja report

12:18 am All MPs put together spent only 49.8% of the MPLAD funds made available to them to improve the City Mumbai : The city's six MPs have... ...

http://freepressjournal.in/city-mps-failed-in-key-areas-says-praja-report/
Civic woes top voters' mind

Rising corruption and inflation are not the only issues that tops the list of voters, a large number of electors want their Lok Sabha... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/mumbai/report-civic-woes-top-voters-mind-1981066
14 city colleges await wi-fi from MPLAD funds

Nine months after former minister and city MP Pawan Kumar Bansal had committed to spend Rs50 lakh out of the Members of Parliament Local Area... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/punjab/chandigarh/14-city-colleges-await-wi-fi-from-mplad-funds/article1-1210829.aspx

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