ACTIVITIES OF KVIC IN THE NORTH EAST

KHADI AND VILLAGE INDUSTRIES COMMISSION, 'GRAMODAYA' 3,
IRLA ROAD, VILE PARLE (WEST), MUMBAI-400056

1. Name of the Organisation
    Khadi and Village Industries Commission,
    'Gramodaya' 3, Iria Road, Vile Pare (W),
    Mumbai-400056

State
Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Tripura and Sikkim

2. Name of the Scheme

Rural Employment Generation Programme (REGP) and Margin Money Scheme of Khadi & Village Industries Commission.

3. Objective of the Scheme

To generate additional employment under Khadi and Village Industries programme as recommended by the High Power Committee (HPC) in its report submitted in July, 1994.

4. Activities of the State Government

The State KVI Boards which have been consituted under Act passed by respective State Legistation are actively involved in the implementation of this programme. They are empowered to sanction projects under KVIC's Margin Money Scheme upto Rs. 25.00 lakhs without the prior permission of KVIC.

Further the Department of Industries of the concerned State Govt. are also involved in promotional activities of the Margin Money Scheme.

5. Amount spent by the organisation during the last three financial years

(RS. IN LAKHS)

State

1998-1999

1999-2000

2000-2001

 

Budgetary Source

C.B.C.

Budgetary Source

C.B.C.

Budgetary
Source

C.B.C.

Arunachal Pradesh

-

-

5.90

-

1.07

-

Assam

69.30

1.52

206.83

1.49

108.04

2.73

Manipur

267.27

583.69

182.38

255.20

429.45

623.86

Meghalaya

48.15

97.43

14.15

-

49.77

-

Mizoram

344.51

734.46

156.73

142.82

15.94

-

Nagaland

402.31

1.57

28.27

4.17

154.94

-

Tripura

0.50

-

1.91

3.05

6.50

-

Sikkim

-

-

-

-

4.57

-

TOTAL

1132.04

1415.67

606.17

406.73

769.77

626.50

6. Scheme, if any under contemplation for the future

NIL