FCRA Bill gets Lok Sabha nod, Amendments to change foreign funding rules: All you need to know
New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: The Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Amendment Bill was passed in the Lok Sabha on Monday through a voice vote. The bill proposes key changes in foreign funding rules in order to bring transparency and prevent misuse of the funds, MoS, Home Affairs Nityanand Rai informed Lok Sabha.
Responding to the concerns raised by the opposition MPs, the Union Minister said the amendments are not against NGOs and are not stopping foreign funds. "FCRA is a national & internal security law to ensure that foreign funds shouldn't affect national interests.