Drought Relief Fund

  • Maharashtra drought: Next 2 months very difficult, says CM April 18, 2013

    Mumbai: Describing the next two months as a very difficult period for the drought-affected areas of Maharashtra, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Thursday said the state government was making all efforts to ensure adequate water supply to the affected areas. "Our water tankers will reach all villages and hamlets facing...
  • Rahul gets his way; UP, MP get relief package November 20, 2009

    New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved a Rs 7,266 crore package for drought relief and agricultural development of the Bundelkhand region, that spans Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh, and has suffered a sustained drought for the past four years. "The scheme will be implemented over three years...