Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Planning Commission
24-August-2012 16:04 IST
One Year Extension for Bansagar Irrigation Project
The Planning Commission has agreed to grant extension of time for completion of Bansagar Irrigation project, Unit II, of Madhya Pradesh. The State Government has requested for extension by one year without any increase in the cost of the project for which investment clearance has already been accorded.

The Scheme may be executed as per the approved outlays in the State Plan and should be completed by 2013-14 i.e. by 31st year March 2014. The State finance department would restrict the expenditure to the approved cost and no addition expenditure beyond the approved cost may be permitted unless the revised estimate is got approved following the prescribed procedure.