Economic Development Schemes

 

The State Government is implementing the following schemes for economic development of people from the minority communities in Tripura through the department for Minority Welfare:

 

NUCLEUS BUDGET SCHEME

Under the scheme, financial assistance  is provided  to the poor minority patients to bear the cost of medicine etc.  which are not available in the local Hospital/Dispensary. An amount of RS. 2,550/ within the State and Rs.8000/- outside State are being Sanctioned.    The amount is required to be enhanced in view of the high price of medicine/ treatment.

Financial and Physical Achievement during 2012-2013

    Name of Scheme

 Nos. of Patient  benefited

Total fund disbursed 

Nucleus Budget Scheme

        

 

Inside Sate

 

 

Outside State

 

 

 

SETTLEMENT SCHEME FOR LANDLESS

Under the Scheme the Minority Families who are landless workers are being provided  grants   @ Rs. 50,000/- .The eligible beneficiaries are getting benefit of the scheme through their concerned Sub-Divisional Magistrates.

Financial and Physical Achievement during 2012-2013

    Name of Scheme

 Nos. of beneficiaries  benefited

Total fund disbursed 

Settlement Scheme

                  40

   20,00,000/-

 

DEVELOPEMENT OF MINORITY GROUP VILLAGE SCHEME

Under the Scheme the poor Minority Families are being provided  grants  @ Rs. 10,000/- for setting up small business, Goatery Scheme,   purchasing of mulching cow etc.  The eligible beneficiaries are getting benefit of the scheme through their concerned Sub-Divisional Magistrates.  Grant amount should be enhanced for setting up business.

Financial and Physical Achievement during 2012-2013

    Name of Scheme

 Nos. of beneficiaries  benefited

Total fund disbursed 

Minority group Village Scheme

2000

    2,00,00,000/

 

SPECIAL PLAN ASISTANCE ( SPA )

Under this  scheme  this department had received an amount of  135.00  lakhs for construction of  State Haj House. But construction of State Haj House could not be started so entire fund had been transferred for construction of Nazrul Chatrabash at Agartala. Construction work of Najrul Chatrabash likely to be completed by the end of March, 2013.

Rs. 9.53  lakhs had been revalidated for construction of Najrul Chatrabash during this financial year.   

 

SPECIAL CENTRAL ASISTANCE ( SCA )

Under this  scheme  this department had received an amount of  88.69  lakhs. Entire amount have been placed to the below mentioned implementing Agencies. Most of the work already been completed.

Financial and Physical Achievement during 2012-2013

Sl

Name of Project

Project Cost

Name of IA

1

2

3

5

1

Constn. Of Toilet, Water Reservoir  at Abhoynagar Masjid and Varandha   shed  at South Barjala Masjid , Agartala

5.69

EE, RDD, Div.I , Agartala

2

Contn. Of community Hall at Kunjaban Dharmajyoti Buddha Vihar,Fulkumari, , Gomati  Udaipur

15

DM, Gomati

3

Procurement of different essential items like cots,chairs, Tables and cooking utensil etc.  For accomodation of 100 boarders of RM girls hostel at Ramkrishna Mahavidyalaya, Kilashahar, Unakoti

10

DM, Unakoti

4

Upgradation and renovation of Graveyard (cremetory) Shantir Rani Catholic Church premise  at Mariamnagar, Agartala, West Tripura

8

DM, West

5

Renovation/Protection of WAKF Properties

50

CEO, WAKF,

 

TOTAL

88.69

 

 

CONSTRUCTION OF MINORITY GIRLS/BOYS HOSTEL

To encourage minority girl students to pursue academic activities both at the Schools & Colleges, hostels may be constructed in District Head Quarters at Sadar and Udaipur. To encourage minority boy students to pursue studies both at the Schools & Colleges, hostel facilities may be provided in District Head quarters at West/South/North Tripura Districts.

 

CONSTRUCTION OF REST HOUSES FOR MINORITIES

As most of the minority families reside in the remote areas of the State and they have no place to stay in District H.Qs during the treatment of themselves ort their family members it is necessary to construct Minority Guest House for family member attending the poor minority patients near District hospitals at North/Dhalai/South Districts.

 

RUBBER/TEA/ COFFEE PLANTATION TO MINORITY BPL FAMILIES (New Scheme)

The Rubber plantation Scheme may be implemented for the Minority BPL families similar to the SC/ST Departments.

 

MAJOR AND MINOR WORKS INCLUDING REPAIRING / RENOVATION OF GRAVEYARD, BOUNDARY WALLS OF MASZID, IDGAH etc.

There are so many Graveyard/Idgah/ Maszid/ Madrassa etc. which are required to be renovated / maintenance including boundary walls. For this purpose, Minority Welfare Dept. has also earmarked an amount in the proposed budget for 2012-13.