Delhi NGOs Acquired Highest Quantity Of Overseas Funds: Authorities

As on March 10, 2023, there have been 16,383 FCRA-registered organisations within the nation.

New Delhi:

NGOs based mostly in Delhi acquired the very best quantity of overseas funds, adopted by these based mostly in Karnataka, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu out of the over Rs 55,600 crore contribution despatched to India from overseas within the final three years, Rajya Sabha was knowledgeable on Wednesday.

Union Minister of State for Residence Nityanand Rai mentioned as per the Overseas Contribution (Regulation) Act 2010, each Non-governmental organisation which receives overseas contributions has to submit an annual return together with the earnings and expenditure assertion, receipt and cost account and stability sheet for each monetary 12 months.

Mr Rai mentioned throughout 2019-20, 2020-21 and 2021-22, a complete of Rs 55,645.08 crore was acquired by Indian NGOs as overseas contributions.

Amongst these, Delhi has acquired Rs 14,062.77 crore within the mentioned three monetary years, Karnataka acquired Rs 7,241.32 crore, Maharashtra acquired Rs 5,606.01 crore and Tamil Nadu acquired Rs 6,804.07 crore, he mentioned in response to a written query.

All NGOs within the nation acquired Rs 16,359.48 crore in 2019-20, Rs 17,166.34 crore in 2020-21 and Rs 22,119.26 crore in 2021-22.

The minister mentioned between 2020 and 2022 and the present 12 months, the FCRA registration certificates of 1,828 NGOs has been cancelled for violation of the provisions of the act.

As on March 10, 2023, there have been 16,383 FCRA-registered organisations within the nation, officers mentioned.

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