SHILLONG: The World Bank has sanctioned a loan of Rs 1070 crore ($200 million) for implementation of the Prime Minister's Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) in the State.

Informing this in the Assembly on Thursday, Home Minister HDR Lyngdoh, also in-charge of PWD, said the State Government would receive the amount from the World Bank for PMGSY implementation from 2010-2011 to 2014-2015.

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