Question raised in Lok Sabha on Flood Management Projects, 24/11/2016
Question raised in Lok Sabha on Flood Management Projects, 24/11/2016. Under the Flood Management Programme (FMP), a total of 522 projects have been approved during XI and XII Plan, out of which 297 projects have been completed till date. The State-wise details of projects approved, projects completed and area protected under Flood Management Programme (FMP) so far are given at Annex-1 & 2 respectively. This Ministry also provides technical guidance to State Governments through Central Water Commission (CWC) and Ganga Flood Control Commission (GFCC) in formulation of flood management projects. During XII Plan, a total of 612 projects for Rs. 57995.06 crore were received for techno-economic appraisal out of which 283 projects of estimated cost Rs.12509.73 crore were cleared by the appraisal agencies. The State-wise status is given at Annex-3.The details of irrigation potential created and Central assistance released under AIBP is given at Annex-4.