Maharashtra government has announced a package of Rs 10,000 crores for the rain-affected parts of the state. The amount will be disbursed before Diwali, according to Maharashtra Chief Minister's Office (CMO). "It is the government's duty to give help those affected by flood and rains. After the review meeting, I have decided to give Rs 10000 crores help to farmers and affected people for various work in the flood-hit region. We are trying this help reaches people by Diwali," Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray said.
Published On: Oct 23, 2020