Ministry of Women and Child Development

Utilisation of Nirbhaya Fund

Posted On: 22 JUL 2021 4:53PM by PIB Delhi

Out of an allocation Rs.6212.85 crore (including Rs. 500 crore allocated to Ministry of Women and Child Development in the year Financial Year 2021-22) till date, underNirbhaya Fund, a sum of Rs. 4087.37 crore has been disbursed/ released by the concerned Ministries/ Departments and a sum of Rs. 2871.42 crore has been reported to be utilized.

Since its inception of Nirbhaya Fund, schemes/ projects worth Rs. 9764.30 Cr. have been appraised by the Empowered Committee(EC), details of which are at Annexure-I. The State/ UT-wise details of funds allocated/ released and utilized for various schemes/ projects under Nirbhaya Fund are at Annexure-II.

An Empowered Committee (EC) of Officers constituted under the Framework for Nirbhaya Fund appraises and recommends the proposals for funding under Nirbhaya Fund and also reviews the status of implementation of approved projects from time to time in conjunction with the concerned Ministries/ Departments/ Implementing Agencies. After appraisal by the EC, the concerned Ministries/ Departments obtain approval of the Competent Financial Authority (CFA) and release funds out of their respective departmental budgets and implement the project /scheme either directly or through States/ UTs/ Implementing Agencies.

This information was given by the Union Minister of Women and Child Development, Smt. SmritiZubinIrani, in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha today.

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Annexure-I

The details of schemes/ projects appraised by the Empowered Committee (EC)

(Rs. in Cr.)

Ministries/ Departments

Sl. No.

Project Name

Fund appraised by EC

Ministry of Home Affairs

 

1

Emergency Response Support system (ERSS)

321.69

2

Creation of Central Victim Compensation Fund (CVCF)

200.00

3

Organized Crime Investigative Agency (OCIA)

83.20

4

Cyber Crime Prevention against Women & Children (CCPWC)

195.83

Sub-project under CCPWC

28.93

5

Proposal for providing facility of Social Workers/ Counsellors at the District and Sub- Divisional Police Station Level in Delhi

5.07

6

New building with women centric facilities for Special Unit for Women & Children (SPUWAC) and Special Unit for North East Region (SPUNER) at Nanakpura

23.53

7

Proposal for implementing a ‘Safe City Project’ in Commissionerate Police, Bhubaneswar-Cuttack, Govt. of Odisha

110.35

8

Various other activities under Delhi Police ‘Safety of Women’ Scheme

10.20

9

Safe City Proposal for 8 Cities i.e. Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai

2919.55

10

Establishment of State of Art DNA Lab. at CFSL, Chandigarh

99.76

11

Strengthening DNA analysis, cyber forensic & related facilities in SFSLs in 20 States/UTs i.e.

189.45

12

Setting up and strengthening Anti-Human Trafficking Units in all districts of States & UTs.

100.00

13

Setting up/ strengthening Women Help Desks in Police Stations in all States & UTs (covering 10,000 Police Stations).

100.00

14

Proposal for procurement of Forensic Kits for sexual Assault cases

7.09

15

Proposal for training of Investigation Officers (IOs)/ Prosecution Officers (POs) through Bureau of Police Research & Development (BPR&D) for three years

7.50

Ministry of Railways

16

Integrated Emergency Response Management System (IERMS)

500.00

17

Provision of Video Surveillance System at Konkan Railway Station

17.64

MeiTY/ IIT Delhi

18

Development & Field Testing of panic Switch based safety Device for Cars and Buses for aiding Women’s Safety

3.49

Deptt. of Justice

19

Setting up Fast Track Special Courts to dispose off cases pending trial under Rape & POCSO Act

767.25

(Extension of the FTSCs for two more years upto FY 2021-22)

1687.95

M/o Tourism

20

Safe Tourism Destination for women in MP

27.98

M/o H&FW

21

Proposal for establishment of National One Stop Nirbhaya Centre at Forensic Department, AIIMS, New Delhi

70.00

Ministry of Road Transport & Highways

22

Abhaya Project Proposal for safety of women and girl child, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh

138.49

23

Women’s safety in public transport, UPSRTC, Govt. of U.P.

83.50

24

Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation, Govt. of Karnataka on Training women for heavy passengers vehicles

56.06

25

Proposal of C-DAC for customization, deployment and management of State-wise vehicle tracking platform

465.02

 

 

Ministry of Women and Child Development

26

One Stop Centre (OSC)

867.74

27

Universalisation of Women Helpline (WHL)

155.94

28

Mahila Police Volunteers (MPV)

27.76

29

Chirali Proposal, Women Empowerment Directorate

10.20

30

  1. and safe Cities Free from Violence against Women and Girls' Programme, Govt. of M.P.

1.74

31

Safety and Security of Women, Govt. of Uttarakhand

0.72

32

Safety and Security of Women, Govt. of Uttarakhand

0.29

33

Nirbhaya Shelter Home, Govt. of Nagaland

2.84

34

Strategic communication initiatives for women's safety, Govt. of Tamilnadu

1.45

35

NICSI for Developing Nirbhaya Dashboard

0.24

36

Proposal of Department of Information, MSME & Export Promotion, Govt. of UP: Mission Shakti for awareness and capacity building program for safety and empowerment of women and girls in industrial sectors

8.25

37

Scheme for critical care and support for accessing justice to rape / gang-rape survivors and minor girls who get pregnant

74.10

D/o School Education and Literacy

38

Proposal of Department of School Education, Govt. of Bihar: Improving self-defence quality in women and girls’ for funding under Nirbhaya Fund

231.40

M/o Housing & Urban Affairs

39

Proposal of Department of Local Government, Punjab: Punjab Urban Local Bodies Surveillance Grid for Women Safety (PUNGRID-WS) proposed to be implemented in 167 Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) across Punjab

154.03

M/o External Affairs

40

Proposal for opening One Stop Centres (OSCs) in 10 Indian Missions abroad

8.07

 

 

Annexure-II

 

The details of funds allocated/ released to States/ UTs and utilized for Nirbhaya Funded projects/ schemes since inception:

(Rupees in Crore)

Sl. No.

States/ UTs

Funds released

Utilization

1

Andaman and Nicobar Islands

11.21

7.11

2

Andhra Pradesh

112.8

38.25

3

Arunachal Pradesh

36.99

15.45

4

Assam

67.84

34.84

5

Bihar

81.97

34.97

6

Chandigarh

12.58

8.48

7

Chattishgarh

73.59

51.65

8

Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu

18.2

12.86

9

Delhi

413.27

404.38

10

Goa

17.43

12.58

11

Gujarat

208.13

172.7

12

Haryana

49.35

34.52

13

Himachal Pradesh

34.42

19.26

14

Jammu and Kashmir

34.67

20.92

15

Jharkhand

60.28

29.16

16

Karnataka

288.31

225.34

17

Kerala

54.25

32

18

Ladakh-UT

4.25

1.21

19

Lakshdweep

5.38

4.96

20

Madhya Pradesh

155.96

86.63

21

Maharashtra

307.89

249.41

22

Manipur

35.12

18.27

23

Meghalaya

27.29

11.6

24

Mizoram

27.39

19.09

25

Nagaland

34.35

21.43

26

Odisha

75.86

47.29

27

Puducherry

15.11

9.5

28

Punjab

58.02

35.24

29

Rajasthan

100.88

79.44

30

Sikkim

16.57

7.51

31

Tamil Nadu

317.75

296.62

32

Telangana

190.55

160.14

33

Tripura

20.08

12.03

34

Uttar Pradesh

474.62

295.11

35

Uttrakhand

34.98

21.63

36

West Bengal

100.34

92.58

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