Dehradun 31 December, 2018-In a meeting of the NABARD High Powered Committee (HPC) held at Secretariat on Monday, the projects funded by NABARD in the current financial year were reviewed. Secretary, Finance Mr. Amit Singh Negi informed that for the next financial year 2019-20, under the NABARD RIDF project, budget provision of approximately Rs. 1000 crores for the Public Works Department, irrigation, drinking water, rural development, rural construction, school education, animal husbandry, agriculture, MSME, horticulture, technical education, fisheries department and Rs. 800 crores of disbursement from NABARD has been decided.
The meeting was attended by the officers of NABARD, Secretary Animal Husbandry R. Meenakshi Sundaram, Secretary Forest Arvind Singh Hayanki and other concerned departments.