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TARGETS UNDER ‘Pradhan Mantri Kisan SAMPADA Yojana

Newdelhi:28/3/23:The ‘Pradhan Mantri Kisan SAMPADA Yojana (PMKSY)’ is a demand driven scheme and Expressions of Interest (EoIs) are issued from time to time under its sub-schemes for inviting proposals from prospective entrepreneurs/ investors from all over the country. Entities like State Government Organizations/ PSUs/ Joint Ventures/ NGOs/ Cooperatives/ Self Help Groups (SHGs)/ FPOs/ Private Sector Companies/ Partnership firm’s/ Proprietorship firms etc. are eligible for submitting their proposals as per guidelines of various sub-schemes of PMKSY for availing financial assistance in form of grants-in-aid for setting up food processing facilities.

A total fund of Rs. 4099.76 crore has been allocated for the period from 2017-18 to 2022-23 under various sub-schemes of PMKSY namely (i) Mega Food Park Scheme, (ii) Scheme for Creation of Infrastructure for Agro Processing Clusters, (iii) Creation/ Expansion of Food Processing & Preservation Capacities Scheme, (iv) Scheme for Creation of Backward Forward Linkages, (v) Scheme for Integrated Cold Chain & Value Additional Infrastructure and (vi) Operation Greens Scheme. Out of this allocated amount, Rs. 3312.63 crore has been released in form of grants-in-aid for setting up food processing industries under various schemes. Under above-mentioned sub-schemes of PMKSY, in total, 1098 projects have been approved with grants-in-aid of Rs. 8117.00 crore for setting up food processing industries. The State-wise number of such projects approved are at Annexure-I.

The budgetary allocation for Production Linked Incentive (PLI) and expenditure for the last three years are as under:

(Amount in Crore)

Financial Year Budget Estimates (BE) Revised Estimates (RE) Actual Expenditure
2020-21 NIL NIL NIL
2021-22 NIL 10.00 9.27
2022-23 1022 801 124.19 (as on 22.03.2023)





State/UT Wise number of proposals approved for assistance under PMKSY

STATES / UTs Number of Sanctioned Projects
Andhra Pradesh 71
Arunachal Pradesh 12
Assam 51
Bihar 14
Chhattisgarh 9
Goa 1
Gujarat 91
Haryana 43
Himachal Pradesh 46
Karnataka 48
Kerala 30
Madhya Pradesh 45
Maharashtra 193
Manipur 6
Meghalaya 4
Mizoram 4
Nagaland 8
Odisha 14
Punjab 52
Rajasthan 50
Sikkim 1
Tamil Nadu 71
Telangana 31
Tripura 6
Uttar Pradesh 75
Uttarakhand 55
West Bengal 32
Andaman 2
Chandigarh 0
D&N Haveli 1
Jammu & Kashmir 30
Pudduchery 1
TOTAL 1098

This information was given by Minister of State for Food Processing Industries, Shri Prahlad Singh Patel in a written reply in the Lok Sabha.

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Ashok Palit has completed his graduation from Upendranath College Soro, Balasore and post graduation from Utkal University in Odia Language and literture.. He has also carved out a niche for himself as a scribe of eminence after joining the profession in 1988. He is also an independent media production professional. He brings loads of experience to Advanced Media, Ashok Palit as a cineaste has been active in film criticism for over three decades. As a film society activist, he soared to eminence for his profound commitment to the art film appreciation and aesthetics of cinema. His mode of discourse is often erudite but always lucid and comprehensible marked by a perfect acumen so rare in the field. A film aesthete with an immense fond of critical sensibilities, he wrote about growth and development of odia cinema in New Indian Express, The Times of India, The Hindustan Times, The Asian Age and Screen. He has been working as an Editor for Cine Samaya from 2002-2004.. He had made solid contribution on cinema in many odia Dailies and weekly such as Samaj, Prajatantra, Dharatri, Samaya, Satabadi, and weekly Samaya.

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