Rs 8000 crores package to Bundelkhand turned into a scam: Former MP CM Kamal Nath

IndiaTimes Saturday, 11 November 2023
Former Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh and state Congress chief Kamal Nath has accused the BJP of turning an Rs 8,000 crore package for Bundelkhand into a scam. He claimed that not a single penny was spent for the benefit of the people. Nath also criticized current Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan for inflation, unemployment, and a ruined economy in the state. Madhya Pradesh is set to undergo polls on November 17.

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