Staff Reporter

ADILABAD: The first meeting of the Adilabad District Planning Committee (DPC) was held here on Sunday under the chairmanship of Zilla Parishad chairman Rathod Ramesh. Six constituent committees of the DPC were formed during the meeting.

Collector Ahmad Nadeem gave outlines of the guidelines on development of the area that is to take place through the DPC. He said Rs. 26 crore was allocated for development to be taken up under the backward region grant fund programme.