Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Home Affairs
03-January-2018 05:12IST
Non-Filing of returns By NGOs

As per available records more than 10000 NGOs have not filed their annual returns for six financial years (2010-11 to 2015-16).  The year wise detail is available at under the ‘Information Bank’.

There are sufficient penal provisions under the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act, 2010 to deal with failure in filing returns.

 This was stated by the Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Kiren Rijiju in a written reply to question in the Rajya Sabha today.