irrigation projects have been identified for early completion by the Central Govt. as part of the Accelerated Irrigation Benefit Programme (AIBP) scheme, within the larger ambit of the Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana (PMKSY).
Total funds required for completion of all the 99 identified projects
Rs. 1,500 crore
first tranche of central assistance released by NABARD on 21.10.2016.
Rs. 500 crore
second tranche of central assistance released by NABARD on 26.12.2016.
Rs. 1,981 crore
released by NABARD to Andhra Pradesh for Polavaram irrigation project.
Rs. 830 crore
released by NABARD to Maharashtra as financial assistance for various irrigation projects.
Rs. 463 crore
released by NABARD to Gujarat as financial assistance for various irrigation projects.