New Delhi: The Centre has cleared proposals for rural roads worth Rs 4,440 crore which includes areas in Orissa reeling under Left-wing influence.

Staff Reporter

Programme For Rural Connectivity Attracts Attention Of Influential Members
Devesh Kumar NEW DELHI

RURAL development minister C P Joshi finds himself in quandary. He had, by last year-end, sanctioned projects worth Rs 1.5 lakh crore for the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yogna (PMGSY).

Bhopal, Aug 25:


Rural Development Ministry Hopes Plan Panel Will Oblige, Points
To Deficit Of 10,000 crore

Devesh Kumar NEW

ROING, July 22: Lower Dibang Valley is putting in all out efforts to clinch the milestone of covering at least 48.83 km to connect rural with urban areas under the Prime Minister Gramin Sadak Yojona (PMGSY).

Lack of broader supervision and close scrutiny of the works under the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) by the National Rural Roads Development Agency (NRRDA) has led to inferior quality of road works under the Centrally-sponsored projects in Uttar Pradesh.