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Government of India
Department of Atomic Energy
15-December-2011 18:14 IST
Implementation under NLCPR

The Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) Shri Paban Singh Ghatowar has said that under Non-lapsable Central Pool of Resources (NLCPR) scheme, the projects are implemented by State Governments of North Eastern Region. As per provisions under NLCPR guidelines, the Chief Secretaries of North Eastern States review the projects implementation at their level on quarterly basis and to redress the grievances. Since the projects are implemented by State Government, the grievances, if any, about implementation of projects are referred to the State Governments.

In a written reply in Rajya Sabha today, he said that the Nodal Officers are appointed for each project by the State Governments for conducting ground level inspections. Besides, officers of the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region also conduct the field inspections. For this purpose Area Officers have been designated in the Ministry. The independent monitoring of NLCPR projects in line with JNNURM scheme has been introduced and accordingly instructions issued to the State Governments.