Govt seeks Rs 1600 cr to pay EVM sup­pli­ers

The Free Press Journal - - NATION -

The govern­ment has sought over Rs 1,637 crore in the cur­rent fis­cal to al­low the law min­istry make pay­ments to two sup­pli­ers of EVMs and pa­per trail ma­chines ahead of the Lok Sabha elec­tions. The govern­ment, in the third batch of Sup­ple­men­tary De­mands for Grants for 2018-19, has sought Par­lia­ment's ap­proval for Rs 1,637.14 cr to al­low the Law Min­istry pay Elec­tron­ics Cor­po­ra­tion of In­dia Ltd and Bharat Elec­tron­ics Ltd for elec­tronic vot­ing ma­chines and pa­per trail ma­chines.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from India

© PressReader. All rights reserved.