India's contribution to UN increases to Rs 244 crore
Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 2:12 PM
India's contribution to the United Nations rose 55% to Rs.244 crore in 2015-16 compared with the previous fiscal. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said that the government had also made voluntary contributions to the tune of Rs.22 crore to international organisations, including UN agencies, in last financial year. India contributed Rs.244 crore to the UN last fiscal compared with Rs.157 crore in 2014-15.