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Sep 16, 2018
CIC recommends legal framework to ensure MPs' accountability for utilisation of local area development fundsThe case came before the CIC as two RTI applicants could not get information about the usage of MPLADS fund of their respective MP.
Oct 23, 2017
Sachin Tendulkar sanctions Rs 2 crore from MP development fund to revamp rail FOBs in MumbaiRajya Sabha member Sachin Tendulkar has sanctioned Rs 2 crore from his MPLADS fund for revamp of rail foot over bridges in Mumbai
Aug 14, 2017
Gorakhpur tragedy: Varun Gandhi pledges Rs 5 cr to build pediatric wing at Sultanpur's district hospitalBJP MP Varun Gandhi on Monday pledged to donate Rs 5 crore from his MPLADS fund to build a pediatric wing at the district hospital of Sultanpur
Mar 09, 2016
Finance Ministry considering proposal to enhance MPLADS funds for parliamentariansA proposal to enhance the funds given to MPs to carry out development works in their constituencies under the MPLADS is under the consideration of the Finance Ministry but no decision has been taken yet
Aug 16, 2014
MPLADS Squared: Modi's political calculations in Adarsh Gaon schemeWith the launch of the Adarsh Gaon scheme for which funds will be routed through MPs, what is Modi really trying to achieve? An analysis.
Jul 04, 2012
If Rs 20-lakh car for MLAs is wrong, how about Rs 20,000 cr for MPs?Why fuss over Akhilesh's Rs 20 lakh car for MLAs when we are willing to wink at Rs 20,000 crore of taxpayer-funded money for MPs?
Apr 18, 2012
A democracy cess to fund elections? CII's dubious planThe CII is surely on the wrong track in suggesting a democracy cess to fund elections. Transparency is not going to come from yet another cess.
Mar 09, 2012
Election signal? NREGA cash will be used for MPs' pet projectsThe Centre is planning to allow MPs to use NREGA labour to work on MPLADS schemes. This gives incumbent MPs a huge funding advantage.
Jul 08, 2011
Why gift Rs 4,000 cr to our MPs? Time to scrap MPLADSThe MP Local Area Development Scheme puts Rs 5 crore in the hands of MPs for no good reason. It would be better to spend the Rs 4,000 crore used for MPLADS to clean up electoral funding