Though nearly five months have long past through because new districts had been created in TS, the Centre is yet to notify the same in its official gazette. This is in spite of the Telangana government making repeated requests to the Centre in this regard.
The delay in notifying the new districts has brought about the kingdom losing out at the Centre’s grants for development of backward areas sanctioned below the Backward Regions Grant Fund. Telangana districts are Rs 50 crore each below this grand, each 12 months.
The absence of mention in the Centre’s reliable gazette is also contributing to administrative issues. There excessive shortage of IAS and IPS officials as the Centre offers IAS cadre energy to states based at the range of districts and Telangana cadre energy maintains to remain the same which turned into decided primarily based on 10 antique districts.
The country authorities had reorganised the prevailing 10 districts to create 21 new ones and sent the listing of latest districts to the Centre soon. It asked the Centre to notify the new districts in its reliable gazette. Till date, that has not occurred.
The issue changed into taken up with the Prime Minister with the aid of Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao and TRS MPs and additionally Union ministers concerned numerous times earlier.
The 14th Finance Commission had declared 9 out of 10 antique districts (all barring Hyderabad) in Telangana as “backward” and endorsed unique offers for his or her development. The Centre has been sanctioning a provide of Rs 450 crore grant every yr at Rs 50 crore for every district.
TS unique consultant in New Delhi S. Venugopala Chary said, “Notifying new districts in Centre’s gazette is presently underneath process. The problem is pending with the Union domestic ministry; we’re pursuing the case vigorously to check in addition put off.” Since the state government is dropping grants and other benefits that include district-precise schemes.”
“The intention is to make sure that the brand new districts are notified through March 31, earlier than finishing touch of financial year 2016-17 in order that the state authorities does not lose out on Centre’s offers for this year,” Mr Chary said.