Accelerated Irrigation Benefit Programme

Ministry/Department : Ministry of Water Resources
Under this scheme, Centre gives loan assistance to the States to help them complete some of the incomplete major/medium irrigation projects which are at an advanced stage of completion.
To expedite completion of ongoing irrigation projects.
Factual Information:
  • Launched in 1996-97
  • This scheme is now a component of PM Krishi Sinchai Yojana
Related Information:
Irrigation is a state subject and irrigation projects are formulated, executed and funded by the State Governments themselves from their own resources

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