(The Gist of PIB) Schemes of the North Eastern Council [FEBRUARY-2020]
(The Gist of PIB) Exercise SAMPRITI-IX
Schemes of the North Eastern Council
Allocation of 30 percent of North Eastern Council’s (NEC’s) allocation
for new projects under the existing “Schemes of North Eastern Council” for
focussed development of deprived areas; deprived/neglected sections of
society and emerging priority sectors in the North eastern States.
The balance allocation shall be bifurcated in the existing two
components (State component-60% and Central component-40%)
Revision of the NEC guidelines for simplification of appraisal and
Allowing projects under State component, upto 25% of each State’s
normative allocation, for sectors not covered in the mandate of NEC, but
which are considered important as per local felt needs as per the
recommendations of the State Governments.