special package

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik announces Rs 507 crore package for Jawad-hit farmers

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday announced a special package of Rs 507 crore for farmers affected by cyclone Jawad.

published on : 28th December 2021

More sectors want govt’s special package

The package was announced for farmers, construction workers, vendors and autorickshaw/cab drivers.

published on : 26th May 2021

Centre endlessly waiting for Andhra Pradesh to revert on special package: Arun Jaitley

Jaitley says modalities of giving special package were agreed in September 2016 but the AP government uggested a change in route of receiving funds only in January 2018.

published on : 16th March 2018

Arun Jaitley says Centre will give special package, not special status to Andhra Pradesh

After the implementation of the 14th Finance Commission recommendation, special status is now constitutionally restricted to just the North Eastern and three hilly states, the Finance Minister said.

published on : 7th March 2018