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Finance Ministry releases ₹9,871 crores as revenue deficit grant to 17 States

The Hindu | 06/05/2021 06:38 PM | Click to read full article

The Finance Ministry on Thursday released the second monthly instalment of revenue deficit grant of ₹9,871 crore to 17 States.

With the release of the second instalment, a total amount of ₹19,742 crores has been released in the first two months of the current financial year as Post Devolution Revenue Deficit Grant to the States, the Ministry said in a statement.