Funds For Pris

The Ministry of Panchayati Raj (MoPR) provides funds under the Development Grant component of the Backward Regions Grant Fund (BRGF) Programme for the Panchayats, the Municipalities and other local bodies in 250 identified backward districts of 27 States

 

The Ministry of Panchayati Raj (MoPR) provides funds under the Development Grant component of the Backward Regions Grant Fund (BRGF) Programme for the Panchayats,
the Municipalities and other local bodies in 250 identified backward districts of 27 States, i.e., all States except Goa.  The entitlement and funds released to each of the 27 States under the Development Grant component of BRGF during 2007-08 to 2009-10 are at Annex-1. These details, with district-wise break up, are also available on the website of the Ministry of Panchayati Raj http://panchayat.gov.in.

 

The annual budget allocations for MoPR component of BRGF is proposed to be enhanced from Rs. 4670 crore to Rs. 5050 crore for 2010-11 (BE).

           

The details of proposals received from the State Governments and funds released against these proposals by MoPR during 2007-08 to 2009-10 under various schemes are at Annex-2.

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Annex -1

BRGF Development Grant:   State-wise Entitlement and Releases

 (as on 31-03-2010)

Rs. in crore

 Sl. No.

State

Annual Entitlement from 2007-08 to 2009-10

Funds released

2007 -08

2008-09

2009-10

1

Andhra Pradesh

335.3

301.9

250.4

335.3

2

Arunachal Pradesh

14.5

0.0

11.1

11.8

3

Assam

157.2

60.0

53.2

56.0

4

Bihar

603.0

538.2

421.6

493.2

5

Chhattisgarh

235.5

224.9

192.5

207.6

6

Haryana

28.4

25.6

22.5

19.4

7

Himachal Pradesh

28.5

25.7

21.5

25.7

8

Gujarat

101.3

0.0

0.0

91.2

9

Jammu And Kashmir

45.9

0.0

40.8

0.0

10

Jharkhand

322.6

0.0

290.3

209.2

11

Karnataka

103.2

84.5

0.0

94.9

12

Kerala

32.3

21.2

0.0

22.2

13

Madhya Pradesh

428.4

378.4

300.4

310.0

14

Maharashtra

253.6

0.0

0.0

228.2

15

Manipur

39.1

34.7

10.0

27.7

16

Meghalaya

37.0

0.0

33.6

21.1

17

Mizoram

23.0

19.2

0.0

19.3

18

Nagaland

37.1

31.9

30.3

37.0

19

Orissa

305.7

262.7

227.8

200.4

20

Punjab

15.7

0.0

0.0

14.1

21

Rajasthan

251.0

300.9

183.5

109.3

22

Sikkim

13.0

0.0

11.7

10.9

23

Tamil Nadu

108.0

0.0

97.2

62.1

24

Tripura

12.2

0.0

11.0

7.7

25

Uttar Pradesh

602.1

0.0

541.7

559.6

26

Uttarakhand

41.9

0.0

0.0

0.0

27

West Bengal

244.9

187.3

142.6

170.6

Funds released for technical support to all the districts @ Rs. 10 lakh

 

25.0

 

 

TOTAL

4420.0

2521.9

2893.6

3344.3



Annex-2

(i)        Backward Regions Grant Fund (BRGF)


(Amount in Rs. crore)

Year

2007-08

2008-09

2009-10

Proposals Received

Proposals received

Funds sanctioned by MoPR

Proposals received

Funds sanctioned by MoPR

Proposals received

Funds sanctioned by MoPR

All States

186

2617.99

357

3029.25

432

3534.95

Himachal Pradesh

3

27.85

5

23.48

3

27.41

 

(ii)     Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Yojana (RGSY)


( Amount in Rs. crore)

Year

2007-08

2008-09

2009-10

Proposals Received

Proposals received

Funds sanctioned by MoPR

Proposals received

Funds sanctioned by MoPR

Proposals received

Funds sanctioned by MoPR

All States

28

46.23

19

48.31

22

44.22

Himachal Pradesh

2

2.52

3

6.78

3

4.89

 

(iii)      Panchayat Mahila Evam Yuva Shakti
Abhiyan (PMEYSA)


          (Amount Rs. in lakh)

Year

2007-08

2008-09

2009-10

Proposals Received

Proposals received

Funds sanctioned by MoPR

Proposals received

Funds sanctioned by MoPR

Proposals received

Funds sanctioned by MoPR

All States

33

202.23

20

245.00

15

240.43

Himachal Pradesh

2

11.61

Nil

 

1

 

13.75

 

 

(iv) Rural Business Hub (RBH)


(Amount Rs. in lakh)

Year

2007-08

2008-09

2009-10

Proposals Received

Proposals received

Funds sanctioned by MoPR

Proposals received

Funds sanctioned by MoPR

Proposals received

Funds sanctioned by MoPR

All States

6 (Chhattisgarh)

42.03

2 (Chhattisgarh)

25.60

Nil

Himachal Pradesh

Nil

This information was given by the  Union     Minister  of Panchayati    Raj Dr. C.P. Joshi in reply to a written question in the Rajya  Sabha today.

 

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(Release ID :61372)