Planning Deptt releases Rs 19900 crore in 3 years

JAMMU: Minister for Planning and Development, Ajay Sadhotra informed the House Wednesday that Planning and Development Department has released an amount of Rs 19,900 crore during last three financial years under different sectors in the State.
Replying to a question by Mohammad Sharief Niaz, the minister said that an amount of Rs 6000 crore was released during 2010-11, Rs 6600 crore during 2011-12 and while as Rs 7300 crore during current fiscal under different sectors in the State.
The Minister informed that 78 road projects are under execution in Doda district including in Bhaderwah. He said efforts are being made to complete these road projects within stipulated time frame. He also informed about the present status of each road project.
The Minister also informed the House about the present status of centrally sponsored schemes being executed in the State under different sectors.