Ministry of Development of North-East Region

Impact of PM-DevINE Scheme in North Eastern Region

Posted On: 10 AUG 2023 4:00PM by PIB Delhi

Prime Minister’s Development Initiative for North East Region (PM-DevINE),was announced as a new Central Sector Scheme in the Union Budget 2022-23. The impact study of PMDevINE scheme is being taken up at an appropriate time.

Keeping in view the objectives of the scheme, eleven projects, amounting to Rs 1503.44 crore, including the seven projects announced in Budget 2022-23, have been selected for sanction in FY 2022-23 as per the list given in Annexure.

Land is a State subject and the compensation for acquisition of land is dealt by the concerned State Governments as per the relevant Acts and Rules.

Annexure

Details of selected projects, including infrastructure projects, for sanction under PM-DevINE scheme during FY 2022-23 :

Sl.

Name of the Project

State / Agency

PM-DevINE Sector

Approved Cost
(in ₹ Crore)

1

Establishment of Dedicated Services for the Management of Paediatric and Adult Haematolymphoid Cancers in North East India, Guwahati

Govt. of India

Social Development

129.00

2

NECTAR Livelihood Improvement Project (Multi-State) - Utilization of Banana Pseudo Stem for Value-Added Products

Govt. of India

Livelihood

67.00

3

Promoting Scientific Organic Agriculture in North-East India (Multi-State)

Govt. of India

Livelihood

45.00

4

Gap funding for Passenger Ropeway System from Pelling to Sanga-Choeling in West Sikkim - at the cost of Rs. 63.39 Crore (58%) of total cost of Rs.108.39 Crore

Sikkim

Infrastructure

64.00

5

Gap funding for Eco-friendly Passenger Ropeway (Cable Car) from Dhapper to Bhaleydunga in South Sikkim - at the cost of Rs. 57.82 Crore (28%) of total cost of Rs. 209.57 Crore

Sikkim

Infrastructure

58.00

6

Construction of Aizwal By-pass road on Western Side

Mizoram

Infrastructure

500.00

7

Pilot project for the construction of Bamboo Link Roads at different locations in various districts in the State of Mizoram -  (i) Tuirial Airfield to North Chaltlang (18 km) at a cost of Rs. 33.58 Crore; and (ii) Lengpui to Saiphal Bamboo Plantation (41 km) at a cost of Rs. 66.42 crore

Mizoram

Infrastructure

100.00

8

Construction of new four-lane road and conversion of existing two-lane road into four-lane with cycling tracks, utility ducts, footpaths, etc. at New Shillong Township

Meghalaya

 Infrastructure

146.79

9

Transformation of 20 schools as Centre of Excellence in the Kamrup District

Assam

 Social Development

132.86

10

Establishment of Solar Micro Grid for supply of reliable power to Remote Habitations in Tripura

Tripura

 Infrastructure

80.79

11

Livelihood projects relating to Special Development of Eastern Nagaland - (22 Nos.)

Nagaland

 Social Development

180.00

 

Total

 

 

1,503.44

 

This information was given by Union Minister for Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region Shri G. Kishan Reddy in a written reply in Rajya Sabha today.

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