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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
Ministry of Finance
DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE 

RAJYA SABHA
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 3172
ANSWERED ON TUESDAY, APRIL 23, 2013 / VAISAKHA 03, 1935 (SAKA) 

QUESTION
Multi-Disciplinary School of Economic Intelligence 

3172. SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR: 

Will the Minister of FINANCE be pleased to state: 

(a)   whether Government proposes to set up a multi-disciplinary school of economic intelligence to train its intelligence officers, in view of growing linkages, between money and terrorism acts; 

(b)   if so, the details thereof; and

 (c)    by when such a school is likely to be set up? 

ANSWER
MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF FINANCE
(SHRI NAMO NARAIN MEENA) 

(a) A decision had been taken at the Economic Intelligence Council (EIC) meeting held on 18.1.2010 to set up a Multi-disciplinary School of Economic Intelligence to develop capacity building in the area of Economic Intelligence. The Multi-Disciplinary School of Economic Intelligence is not a response to growing linkages between money and terrorism acts. 

(b) Does not arise. 

(c) Does not arise.