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Scheme for "Storage and godowns” - Construction of godowns by 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.

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 M.T. ) Financial(Rs. in Cr.) 2017-18 2018-19 (upto 30.11.2018) 2017-18 2018-19(upto 30.11.2018)
FCI Assam 42500 124.45 23.50 35.50 - -
Arunachal PD. 6130 10.45 3,340 -
Manipur 25000 43.48 - -
Meghalaya 7500 - -
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 58.50
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 23.50 35.00 7,930 6,680
Total after taking into acquisition unspent balance from XII FYP (-40.28 Cr.) 379.71