Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman.(PTI file photo)

Govt plans to cut funds to 5 autonomous bodies

By Kalyan Das | Hindustan Times, Dehradun
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2020 07:34 AM IST
In a report on the rationalization of 109 autonomous bodies under Central government ministries, the finance ministry’s department of expenditure recommended that the environment ministry disengage with 23 bodies, merge 109 into 26 bodies and close six to reduce expenditure.
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