Funds Recommended by Finance Commission

Union Minister for Rural Development & Panchayati Raj Dr. C.P. Joshi today informed the Lok Sabha that the Ministry of Finance has released an amount of Rs.2821.72 crore as the first half yearly installment of the 13th Finance Commission Grant for Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRls) for the year 2010-11. In addition, an amount of Rs. 79.90 crore has also been released as `Special Area Basic Grant`, combined for Rural Local Bodies and Urban Local Bodies, for the areas where Parts IX and IXA do not apply.

The Minister was replying to a written question whether the amount released by the Government as per recommendation of the Finance Commission to the States/Southern States particularly to Tamil Nadu for Panchayati Raj Institutions.

 

 

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Statement showing the State-wise release of first instalment of 13th Finance Commission Grant for PRIs for the year 2010-11

( Rs. in lakhs)

 

Sl.No. State First instalment for PRIs First instalment of `special area basic grant` Total
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5)
1 Andhra Pradesh 24331.00 295.00 24626.00
2 Arunachal Pradesh 1275.00 0.00 1275.00
3 Assam 7344.00 365.00 7709.00
4 Bihar 23063.00 0.00 23063.00
5 Chhattisgarh 7777.00 1055.00 8832.00
6 Goa 421.00 0.00 421.00
7 Gujarat 10862.00 720.00 11582.00
8 Haryana 5058.00 0.00 5058.00
9 Himachal Pradesh 2591.00 15.00 2606.00
10 Jammu & Kashmir* 0.00 0.00 0.00
11 Jharkhand* 0.00 1750.00 1750.00
12 Karnataka 20969.00 0.00 20969.00
13 Kerala 9077.00 0.00 9077.00
14 Madhya Pradesh 19152.00 1325.00 20477.00
15 Maharashtra 25598.00 395.00 25993.00
16 Manipur 1019.00 90.00 1109.00
17 Meghalaya 1456.00 230.00 1686.00
18 Mizoram 939.00 90.00 1029.00
19 Nagaland 1420.00 200.00 1620.00
20 Orissa 12061.00 1080.00 13141.00
21 Punjab 5238.00 0.00 5238.00
22 Rajasthan 18334.00 180.00 18514.00
23 Sikkim 858.00 0.00 858.00
24 Tamil Nadu 14355.00 0.00 14355.00
25 Tripura 1364.00 120.00 1484.00
26 Uttar Pradesh 45565.00 0.00 45565.00
27 Uttarakhand 2752.00 0.00 2752.00
28 West Bengal 19293.00 80.00 19373.00
  Total 282172.00 7990.00 290162.00

 

*Grants for PRIs not released to Jammu & Kashmir and Jharkhand as elections to Panchayats have not been held in these States.

 

(Release ID :63932)