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Rashitra Gram Swaraj Abhiyan (RGSA)

The Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Government of India had launched Rashitra Gram Swaraj  Abhiyan Scheme (RGSA) for developing and strengthening the capacities of Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs) for rural local governance to become more responsive towards local development needs, preparing the participatory plans that leverage technology, efficient and optimum utilization of available resources for realizing sustainable solutions to local problems linked to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The main objective of the scheme is to enhance capabilities of GPs and assist the Gram Panchayats who get elected across the country so that they can perform their work efficiently in the basic level.The funding of Rashitra Gram Swaraj Abhiyan (RGSA) under the components/activities is shared between Centre and State in the ratio of 60:40. The components of the Scheme are:

  1. Capacity Building and Training
  2. Technical Support for PRI's
  3. Panchayat Buildings & Community Hall
  4. Training infrastructure &HR
  5. Distance learning facility through SATCOM or IP based technology etc.
  6. E-enablement of  Panchayats
  7. Administrative & Financial Data Analysis and Planning Cell
  8. Innovative Activities
  9. Project based support for income development & income enhancement
  10. IEC activities (2% of Total budget)
  11. Programme Management (5% of Total budget)

 

For FY 2020-21, Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Government of India has sanctioned Rs.19.80 Crore to the state. The Ist instalment of 9.89 Cr. (60%) has been released by GoI to the state against which 40% state share Rs. 3.96 Cr. has also been released by FD. For fy 2021-22 MOPR , India has approved Rs. 241.09  crore to the state which is yet to be released.

 

 

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

Component

BE  2021-22

Exp. till date

Normal

2000

00

00

Total

2000

00