NEW DELHI

Rabri donates salary

PATNA, JULY 24. The Chief Minister, Rabri Devi, today donated a month's salary amounting to Rs. 25,000 to the Chief Minister's Relief Fund.

She sought similar gesture from other ministers, MPs, MLAs, Council members and others to donate freely to the Chief Minister's Relief Fund in order to undertake relief and rescue operations in 19 flood-affected districts of the State.

The Chief Minister also sought similar cooperation from politicians and NGOs to undertake relief and rehabilitation measures for over Rs. 2.08 crore marooned people of 19 North Bihar districts.

Following the appeal, former Bihar minister Munishhwar Choudhry today deposited his one month's salary to CM's Relief Fund. Congress MLC and AICC secretary Chandan Bagchi has already deposited his July's salary to the fund.

Ms. Rabri Devi said several NGOs and people of the State were contributing generously to the fund in order to provide succour to flood-affected of the State.

PTI

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