Banner Schemes for construction of godowns and silos

Central Sector Scheme "Storage and godowns”

(A) Construction by Food Corporation of India (FCI)

The Department is implementing the Central Sector Scheme for construction of godowns with focus on augmenting capacity in the North Eastern Region. The scheme is also operative in a few other States like Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand & Kerala. Funds are released to the FCI in the form of equity for land acquisition and for construction of storage godowns and related infrastructure like railway sidings, electrification, installation of weighbridge, etc. During 12th Five Year Plan (2012-17) a capacity of 1.37 LMT was completed by FCI with the financial assistance of Rs. 216.57 Cr.

However, the scheme has been extended for three years ending on 31.03.2020. The physical & financial targets and achievements are as given below:

Agency

States

Target 2017-20

(in MT)

Equity released upto Sep, 2018

(Rs. in Cr.)

Capacity created in 2017-18 upto Sep, 2018

(in MT)

Physical

(in MT)

Financial

(Rs. in Cr.)

FCI

Assam

42500

124.45

58.50

-

Arunachal PD.

6130

10.45

3,340

Manipur

25000

43.48

-

Meghalaya

7500

13.03

-

Mizoram

10000

40.00

-

Nagaland

4590

2.48

4,590

Sikkim

3500

5.80

-

Tripura

20000

75.72

-

Total NE

119220

315.41

7,930

Himachal PD.

11220

22.70

-

-

Kerala

15000

11.63

-

Jharkhand

65000

70.25

-

Total ONE

91220

104.58

-

Total (NE + ONE )

2,10,440

419.99

58.50

7,930

Total after taking into acquisition unspent balance from XII FYP (-40.28 Cr.)

379.71


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