Durga Puja organisers need to spend 75% of ₹50,000 grant on COVID-19 equipment: Calcutta HC2 min read . Updated: 16 Oct 2020, 05:08 PM IST
- The funds have to be utilised for purchase sanitisers, masks and face shields
- The purchase bills have to be submitted to the authorities for audit, the high court stated
The Calcutta High Court on Friday said that Durga Puja organisers in West Bengal have to spend 75% of the state government's ₹50,000 grant for procuring coronavirus protection equipment. The rest of the grant should be used for strengthening public-police bonding.
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