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Rs. 1000 cr allocated to Nirbhaya Fund

New Delhi: Finance Minister P. Chidambaram  today announced that Rs 1000 crore has been allocated under Norbhaya Fund during 2014-15 as well. Presenting the interim budget, he said, government was committed  to fulfill the promises

India TV News Desk [ Updated: February 17, 2014 13:50 IST ]
rs. 1000 cr allocated to nirbhaya fund
rs. 1000 cr allocated to nirbhaya fund

New Delhi: Finance Minister P. Chidambaram  today announced that Rs 1000 crore has been allocated under Norbhaya Fund during 2014-15 as well.


Presenting the interim budget, he said, government was committed  to fulfill the promises he made during last year on girl child.

He said, Nirbhaya Fund will be a permanent fund, and the grant of Rs. 1000 crore was non-lapsable. In order to support more proposals, the Finance Minister proposed to contribute another sum of Rs. 1000 crore next year.

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