Consider the following:
1. National Calamity Contingency Fund
2. National Disaster Response Fund
3. Universal Service Obligation Fund
4. National Investment Fund
5. Backward Regions Grant Fund
Which of the above is / are active at present?
National Calamity Contingency Fund has ceased to exist after the National Disaster Response Fund has been created under DM Act 2005. National Disaster Response Fund is a part of Public Account of India.
Backward Regions Grants Fund (BRGF) is still active but now has been de-linked from central support and left to state governments to implement.
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