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Government of India
Ministry of Panchayati Raj
07-December-2010 17:56 IST
Gram Panchayats in Andhra Pradesh

                                Union Minister for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Dr.C.P.Joshi today informed the Rajya   Sabha that Andhra Pradesh has 21843 Gram Panchayats. District-wise details are enclosed as Annex-I.

 

(b):        Replying to a written question the Minister said No financial assistance has been released to Andhra Pradesh for construction of Panchayat Ghars under Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Yojana.

                The Backward Regions Grant Fund (BRGF) programme is being implemented in 250 districts of 27 States, including 13 districts in Andhra Pradesh, for redressing regional imbalances. Details of annual allocation and funds released to various States including Andhra Pradesh during the current financial year are enclosed as Annex – II.

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ANNEX – I

District-wise Number of Gram Panchayats in Andhra Pradesh

Sl. No.

District

No. of Village Panchayats

1.

Adilabad

866

2.

Anantapur

1001

3.

Chittoor

1381

4.

East Godavari

1012

5.

Guntur

1016

6.

Karimnagar

1194

7.

Khammam

771

8.

Krishna

972

9.

Kurnool

899

10.

Mahbubnagar

1348

11.

Medak

1109

12.

Nalgonda

1178

13.

Nizamabad

718

14.

Prakasam

1036

15.

Rangareddi

705

16.

SPSR Nellore

961

17.

Srikakulam

1101

18.

Visakhapatanam

944

19.

Vizianagaram

929

20.

Warangal

1014

21.

West Godavari

888

22.

Y.S.R.

800

 

TOTAL

21843

 


ANNEX – II

Allocation and Releases to the States under the Backward Regions Grant Fund Programme during 2010-11 (As on 02-12-2010)

( Rs. in crore)

Sl. No.

State

Development Grant

Capacity Building

Total

Release

 

Annual

Allocation

Amount Released

Annual

Allocation

Amount Released

1

Andhra Pradesh

335.28

335.34

13.00

5.50

340.84

2

Arunachal Pradesh

14.47

2.70

1.00

0.00

2.70

3

Assam

157.19

42.66

11.00

7.59

50.25

4

Bihar

602.99

397.95

36.00

0.00

397.95

5

Chhattisgarh

235.48

138.40

13.00

8.46

146.86

6

Gujarat

101.31

63.64

6.00

0.00

63.64

7

Haryana

28.44

22.43

2.00

0.91

23.34

8

Himachal Pradesh

28.50

21.35

2.00

0.00

21.35

9

J & K

45.85

36.89

3.00

0.00

36.89

10

Jharkhand

322.56

122.56

21.00

0.00

122.56

11

Karnataka

103.17

69.51

5.00

3.97

73.48

12

Kerala

32.33

15.12

2.00

0.00

15.12

13

Madhya Pradesh

428.40

281.27

24.00

12.22

293.49

14

Maharashtra

253.57

165.26

12.00

1.04

166.30

15

Manipur

39.09

26.80

3.00

0.00

26.80

16

Meghalaya

37.01

18.77

3.00

0.00

18.77

17

Mizoram

22.98

17.61

2.00

1.07

18.68

18

Nagaland

37.05

22.22

3.00

2.00

24.22

19

Orissa

305.67

241.93

19.00

0.00

241.93

20

Punjab

15.65

11.82

1.00

0.00

11.82

21

Rajasthan

250.99

166.06

12.00

0.00

166.06

22

Sikkim

12.97

8.52

1.00

0.84

9.36

23

Tamil Nadu

108.04

95.97

6.00

0.00

95.97

24

Tripura

12.21

10.96

1.00

0.55

11.51

25

Uttar Pradesh

602.09

469.91

34.00

0.00

469.91

26

Uttarakhand

41.85

0.00

3.00

0.00

0.00

27

West Bengal

244.90

104.85

11.00

9.70

114.55

Total

4420.00*

2910.50

250.00

53.85

2964.35

(*) Rounded off figure.