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COVID-19: Ravi Shankar Prasad releases Rs 1 cr from MPLADS fund

PTI | New Delhi | Updated: 26-03-2020 22:54 IST | Created: 26-03-2020 22:37 IST
COVID-19: Ravi Shankar Prasad releases Rs 1 cr from MPLADS fund
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Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday said he is releasing Rs 1 crore from his member of Parliament fund for his constituency to deal with the coronavirus outbreak In a tweet, Prasad said he has decided to release Rs 1 crore from his MPLADS funds to be used for provisions and assistance in the fight against COVID-19. "Patna district administration can spend it as per requirements. I will also monitor its spending," he said

He represents Patna Sahib in Lok Sabha.

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