Rs 245.21 crore

NABARD Sanctioned Rs 245.21 crore to State Government under RIDF

National Bank of Agriculture and Rural Development Bank (NABARD) has sanctioned financial assistance of Rs 245.21 crore from Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF) to the State Government. With this sanction, the cumulative financial commitment to the government during 2013-14 has gone up to Rs 570.41 crore. This additional fund would be utilised to develop 539.69 KMs rural roads in 26 districts in the State benefits 7.94 lakh people in 2064 villages. In addition to this, irrigation potential of 3910.16 hectares would be created in the State.