Tamil Nadu CM seeks special grant from PMO

Tamil Nadu CM seeks special grant from PMO

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palanisamy has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking a special grant of Rs 1 lakh crore to state governments to combat Covid-19 and its aftermath. This grant will be in addition to financial transfers to states accounted for in the Union Budget. For Tamil Nadu, the CM has sought a grant of Rs 9,000 crore.