Himachal Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Saturday requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to grant “Green Bonus” to hill states.
Virbhadra raised his demand during the Inter-State Council meet in New Delhi.
Himachal CM during the Inter-State Council meet requested the Centre to grant “Green Bonus” to hill states for environment services provided
— ANI (@ANI_news) July 16, 2016
The Inter-State Council meet was held for the first time after 2006 to discuss the recommendations of the Punchhi Commission on harmonising Centre-state relations, debate the use of the Aadhaar card as an identifier, the use of Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) for subsidies and also internal security issues.