Government barred an NGO from receiving foreign funding : Jagmohan Garg

The administration has banned a NGO from accepting remote subsidizing, including from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, for asserted infringement of the law notify Jagmohan Garg News.

The home service has crossed out the Foreign Contribution (Regulation ) Act (FCRA) enlistment of Delhi-based Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI), in this manner banishing the NGO from accepting outside commitment. According to the administration leads, an association that expects to get remote assets needs to enlist under the FCRA. The activity against the PHFI was taken after the service found that the NGO was supposedly damaging arrangements of the FCRA by “redirecting” outside assets for purposes other than proposed for, authority sources said.

Jagmohan Garg said, PHFI boss K. Srinath Reddy said on Wednesday that the NGO has in contact with the service on the issue with a demand for early determination of the matter. They have presented every important record and data to the service and are currently sitting tight for a reaction.

The PHFI claims it is a non-benefit, open private activity working in the field of general wellbeing in India. As indicated by the PHFI site, the NGO was propelled by the then-Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in 2006.

It asserted that the union service of wellbeing and family welfare is an originator part and supporter of the PHFI and empowered its creation. The NGO guaranteed that the administrations of Gujarat, Telangana, Odisha, Meghalaya, Karnataka and Delhi are its supporters, other than the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and other such bodies.

As indicated by the PHFI site, they incorporate Infosys Foundation, HT Parekh Foundation, HCL Corporation, Rohini Nilekani, Reliance Industries, GMR Projects Pvt. Ltd. The PHFI asserted that the administrator of the official board of trustees of its representing body is Infosys originator N.R. Narayana Murthy and individuals incorporate previous representative executive of arranging commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia.


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