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Rs 3,719 cr assistance given to Kerala, Nagaland, Andhra

IANS  |  New Delhi 

The Centre on Thursday approved additional assistance of Rs 3,719.07 crore to Kerala, and that were affected by floods, landslides and cyclone over the past few months.

From the National Disaster Response Fund, Rs 3,048.39 crore will be provided to Kerala, Rs 131.16 crore to and Rs 539.52 crore to Andhra Pradesh, said a statement.

The decision was taken in a committee meeting chaired by on Thursday.

Arun Jaitley, Radha Mohan Singh, and senior officers of the three ministries attended the meeting.

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First Published: Thu, December 06 2018. 16:36 IST
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