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Government of India
Ministry of Culture
13-December-2011 17:56 IST
Condition of Forts

            The Minister for Culture and Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation Kumari Selja has said that the historical forts of Garhpehra and Rahatgarh in Sagar region of Madhya Pradesh are protected monuments of Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) and are in a good state of preservation.

 

            In a written reply in the Lok Sabha today she said, conservation of monuments is a continuous process. The conservation work at these forts is attended regularly depending upon the need of repairs and availability of resources. The details of funds utilised during the last three years and allocation for the current financial year for the said forts are as under:

 

Sl. No.

Year

Expenditure incurred/allocation (Amount in Rs.)

1.

2008-09

1,62,541/-

2.

2009-10

3,00,919/-

3.

2010-11

9,49,038/-

4.

2011-12

6,15,606/- (Allocation)

 

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