NABARD Sanctions Rs 157 Crore Loan to Haryana for Drinking Water Project (Download PDF)

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National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) has sanctioned Rs. 157crore loan to Haryana government. It is to implementation of a project for augmentation of drinking water supply scheme in 84 villages of districts Palwal and Faridabad.

NABARD: National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development

NABARD: National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development

NABARD: National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development

Highlights

  • The project aims to provide potable drinking water in 84 villages in blocks Palwal, Prithla and Ballabhgarh from Yamuna flood plain by constructing ranney wells and deep tube wells.
  • The loan has been approved under 22nd tranche of Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF).
  • Project is likely to benefit 3,06,814 persons.

About National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD)

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  • Headquarters: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • Established: 12 July 1982
  • Chairman: Dr. Harsh Kumar Bhanwala
  • It is an apex development bank in India.
  • The Bank has been entrusted with “matters concerning policy, planning and operations in the field of credit for agriculture and other economic activities in rural areas in India”.
  • NABARD is active in developing financial inclusion policy.
  • It is a member of Alliance for Financial Inclusion.

- Published/Last Modified on: March 16, 2017

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