72.39 Crores to Hill Development Boards
Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee gives away Rs 72.39 crores to the 10 development boards in Darjeeling Hills.
Magar and Kami development boards bagging a purse of Rs 10 crores each, Damai, Sarki, and Limbu have only been allocated Rs 5 crores each. Sherpa and Bhutia development boards are getting Rs 8.40 crores each, and Lepcha development board is getting 8.24 crores, and Rai/Khambu development board is getting Rs 7.35 crores. Tamang development board will get the rest of the funds, likely to be announced today.