Ministry of Development of North-East Region
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Projects under NLCPR/NESID Scheme

Posted On: 14 DEC 2023 4:10PM by PIB Delhi

A total of 181 projects worth Rs.6180.23 crore have been sanctioned under North East Special Infrastructure Development Scheme (NESIDS) for all the NE States since 2018, out of which 25 projects worth Rs.956.77 crore have been completed and the remaining projects are at various stages of implementation. As regards, the NLCPR Scheme, no projects were sanctioned after 15.12.2017 as NLCPR Scheme was restructured into NESIDS and all the projects sanctioned under the NLCPR Scheme were subsumed under NESIDS. State wise details are as follows-.

 (Rupees in crore)

Details of sanctioned projects under NESID Scheme as on 10.12.2023

NESIDS (Roads)

NESIDS (Other than road Infrastructure)

State

Total number of projects sanctioned

Total Sanctioned Cost

Total number of projects sanctioned

Total Sanctioned

Cost

Arunachal Pradesh

21

574.09

13

283.47

Assam

17

906.91

25

696.56

Manipur

6

349.25

15

291.15

Meghalaya

8

501.50

9

289.94

Mizoram

8

184.06

13

284.76

Nagaland

13

759.16

8

118.88

Sikkim

7

232.31

4

56.38

Tripura

6

299.62

8

218.23

Total:

86

3806.90

95

2239.37

There is no instance of diversion of funds under the NLCPR/NESID Schemes for other purposes. Funds under the scheme are allocated under designated heads, which are used only for the specified objective of implementation of NLCPR/NESID Scheme.

This information was given by the Minister of State of the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region Shri B. L. Verma in a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha today.

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