Union Cabinet approved raising of over 9000 crores through NABARD for Completing Irrigation Project

Posted on:17 Aug 2017 15:46:14
Union Cabinet approved raising of over 9000 crores through NABARD for Completing Irrigation Project
17 August 2017 Current Affairs: Union Cabinet approved raising extra budgetary resources up to 9,020 crore rupees for Long Term Irrigation Fund in 2017-18 under Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana (PMKSY).

According to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, the amount will be raised by National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development  (NABARD) through Bonds.

The loans are for implementation of Accelerated Irrigation Benefits Programme works of 99 ongoing prioritized irrigation projects.

Monthly Current Affairs

Current Affairs Section

Daily Current Affairs Quiz

Subscribe to Current Affairs

Enter your email to get daily current affairs

Current Affairs September 2017

20 SEPTEMBER
NEWS
19 SEPTEMBER
NEWS
18 SEPTEMBER
NEWS
16 SEPTEMBER
NEWS

Current Affairs August 2017

31 AUGUST
NEWS
30 AUGUST
NEWS
29 AUGUST
NEWS
28 AUGUST
NEWS

Current Affairs July 2017

31 JULY
NEWS
29 JULY
NEWS
28 JULY
NEWS
27 JULY
NEWS