Centre approves additional assistance from NDRF Rs 1,023.59 crore to Odisha

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New Delhi: The High Level Committee chaired by the Union Home Minister, Shri Rajnath Singh approved the additional assistance from National Disaster Response Fund (NDRF) of Rs 1023.59 crore to Odisha and Rs. 268.63 crore to Tripura. The meeting was held here today to consider the additional Central Assistance to these two States, which were affected by cyclone Titli and floods & landslides during the recent months.

The Union Finance Minister, Shri Arun Jaitley, Union Minister for Agriculture, Shri Radha Mohan Singh, Union Home Secretary, Shri Rajiv Gauba and senior officers of the Ministries of Home Affairs, Finance and Agriculture were present in the meeting.

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