Haryana Swaran Jayanti Maha Gram Vikas Yojana
In order to avoid migration of village population to urban aabadi, it has been decided by the Government to initiate a new scheme “Sawaran Jayanti Maha Gram Vikas Yojana” for the planned development of the villages having population of 10000 or more than 10000. The aim of this scheme is to develop big village trade, marketing facilities, social and infrastructure development, training institute and human development etc. so that migration of rural people to the cities may be avoided. Sewerage facilities will also be provided in these villages. The estimated cost of the scheme is Rs.1461.00 crores. A budget provision of Rs.20.00 crores was made for the year 2016-17, out of which 19.46 crores were spent. An amount of Rs.135.00 crores have been sanctioned for the year 2017-18, out of which Rs. 84.06.crores were released to PHED. For the financial year 2018-19 onwards, provision of budget for this scheme has been made in the budget of Public Health Engineering Department by the Finance Department.