The details of funds released under the North East Special Infrastructure Development Scheme (NESIDS) , State-wise, are given below:-

(Rs. in crore)
S. No. State Funds released
                   1. Arunachal Pradesh 12.02
2. Assam 73.11
3. Manipur 30.59
4. Meghalaya 24.22
5. Mizoram 71.37
6. Nagaland 0.90
7. Sikkim 41.32
8. Tripura 0.30
  Total 253.83


Utilization Certificates (UCs) of the funds released under NESIDS have not yet become due.

The scope of this scheme, inter alia, also covers creation of infrastructure in the areas of primary and secondary sectors of education and health. Three (03) projects costing Rs.36.33 crore under education sector and four (04) projects costing Rs.75.96 crore under health sector have been sanctioned.

55 projects have been sanctioned under this scheme.  The state-wise details of the projects are as under:-


S. No. State  No. of projects
1. Arunachal Pradesh 16
2. Assam 8
3. Manipur 8
4. Meghalaya 6
5. Mizoram 3
6. Nagaland 9
7. Sikkim 2
8. Tripura 3
  Total 55


None of the projects under the scheme have become due for the completion as yet.

This information was provided by the Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North-Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, DrJitendra Singh in written reply to a question in LokSabha today.