CS reviews NABARD funded projects
Chief Secretary BB Vyas Thursday chaired the first High Powered Committee meeting- 2017-18 to review the status of projects funded under Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF) of NABARD.
Principal Secretary, Agriculture Production, Principal Secretary to Chief Minister, Commissioner/ Secretary, PW(R&B), Commissioner/ Secretary, Animal & Sheep Husbandry, Commissioner/Secretary, PHE/I&FC, Chief General Manager, NABARD and other senior officers participated in the meeting.
The Committee was informed that for the financial year 2017-18, under RIDF, Rs 400 crore normative allocations have been sanctioned for projects in R&B, PHE, I&FC, Health, Animal & Sheep Husbandry and Agriculture sectors, a spokesperson said.
The committee set up a deadline of September 15 for preparation and submission of DPRs and Project Completion Reports (PCRs) with focus on developing innovative projects related to revival of traditional water bodies, irrigation facilities in Kandi areas, field channels, developing ware housing facilities along ring roads etc.