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Remittance-based development model mooted for Bihar

Remittance-based development model mooted for Bihar

| January 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Members of the 14th Finance Commission (FC) said here on Wednesday that remittance economy should be a major factor in working out a model of development for Bihar as a large section of workforce migrates to other states and countries. Emphasizing on the benefits of migrants-based economy for the state, panel member Abhijit Sen, who is also a […]

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Bihar seeks Rs 7.38 lakh crore package

Bihar seeks Rs 7.38 lakh crore package

| January 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Patna: Bihar needs over Rs 7.38 lakh crore for equalization of per capita development expenditure (PCDE) with the national average in the next five years as per the memorandum submitted by the state government to the 14th Finance Commission (FC) here on Tuesday. Addressing the FC chairman and members, CM Nitish Kumar listed the major demands of […]

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Finance Commission urged to provide higher tax revenue to Bihar

Finance Commission urged to provide higher tax revenue to Bihar

| January 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Burying their differences, all political parties in Bihar have collectively urged the 14th Finance Commission to provide higher tax revenue to the state to tide over socio-economic backwardness on long-term basis. In a joint memorandum prepared by mainstream political parties, and academic and professional organisations, the 14th Finance Commission has been urged to increase states’ […]

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