HC quashes plea against Rs 2,000 cash assistance scheme

“On going through the report, we are of the view that there is no irregularity or arbitrariness in the special financial help scheme announced by the government,” said the Madras High Court bench yesterday, thus dismissing a PIL challenging the Tamilnadu government’s move to extend a cash assistance of Rs 2,000 each to about 60 lakh BPL families. Continue Reading