• search

Cabinet approves increase in outlay for ICDS

By Staff
Subscribe to Oneindia News

New Delhi, Apr 5 (UNI) The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs today approved increase in outlay for various projects of the World Bank assisted Integrated Child Development Services(ICDS)-111.

It cleared an additional provision of Rs 64.57 crore to meet the estimated expenditure on salaries/honorarium etc of functionaries under the project.

It also gave a go ahead for continuation of the existing Central Project Management Unit(CPMU) and State Project Managament Units in states of Kerala, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu and Uttar Pradesh at an estimated expendiuture of Rs 1,48 crore.

The Cabinet also approved increase in the project outlay by Rs 66.05 crore from Rs 1842,28 Crore, thus increasing the Centre's share from Rs 682.67 Crore to Rs 729.35 Crore.

The ICDS-111 project was approved in March 1999.

UNI NAZ PA BS2110

For Breaking News from Oneindia
Get instant news updates throughout the day.

X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more