Funding for completion of projects under Accelerated Irrigation Benefit Programme scheme

Last Modified: Wed Jan 04 2017 21:43:51 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 99
    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).
  • Rs.77,595 crore
    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.