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Government of India
Ministry of Home Affairs
09-March-2011 19:21 IST
83 Districts in Naxal-Affected States Included Under SRE Scheme
On the basis of naxalite violence profile, currently, 83 districts in 9 naxal affected States are included under Security Related Expenditure (SRE) Scheme, which is meant for reimbursing the expenditure incurred by the States on anti-naxal operations.

Inclusion/exclusion of districts under the SRE Scheme is a continuous process. This was stated by the Minister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs, Shri Gurudas Kamat in written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha today.