Finance Commission

The Commission was mandated to give its recommendation for five years, from 2021-22 to 2025-26, by October 30, 2020.

In 2020-21, a sum of Rs. 23,500 Crore has been allocated for the implementation of JJM. At present, more than Rs. 8,000 Crore of Central fund is available with the States/ UTs for the implementation of the Mission.

Lieutenant General Ranbir Singh, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Northern Command and Lieutenant General YK Joshi, General Officer Commanding, Fire & Fury Corps were also present during the interaction, in which issues related to Northern Command were discussed.

Observing that greater devolution of funds, functions, and functionaries would enable the 3-tier administrative system to function more effectively, he said, Jammu and Kashmir was losing around Rs 4,000 crores for not conducting Panchayat elections as per the norms set by the 14th Finance Commission.

A presentation will be made by the Additional Chief Secretary for Home and Director General of Police on 'Combating Naxal Extremism in Chhattisgarh.' The commission will review a presentation on the Naya Raipur Project at Atal Nagar and then visit Naya Raipur.

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