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15th FINANCE COMMISSION GRANT/CFC

The funds provided by Central Finance Commission is provided to Gram Panchayats/Panchayat Samities /Zila Parishads in the ratio of 75:15:10 on the basis of population @ 80% and on the basis of area @ 20%. 

The 15th Finance Commission has recommended that the funds should be provided to PRIs only. The duration of 15th Finance Commission is from 2020-21 to 2024-25. Central Finance Commission is providing the grants in the shape of Basic Grants and Tied Grants in equal ratio of 50:50. The Basic Grants are untied and can be used by the PRIs for location-specific felt needs except for salary or other establishment expenditure. Tied Grants can be used for the basic services of (a) sanitation and maintenance of open-defecation free (ODF) status and (b) supply of drinking water, rain water harvesting and water recycling. The local bodies shall, as far as possible earmark one half of these tied grants each to these two critical services. However if any local body has fully saturated the needs of one category, it can utilize the funds for the other category.

 

 

Total BE, Expenditure, of current year is as under:-                                                                                                                                                                 Rs. In lac

Component

BE  2021-22

Exp. till date

-

104000

46750

Total

104000

46750