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Gopabandhu Grameen Yojana

A new initiative called Gopabandhu Gramin Yojana (GGY) was launched by the Government of Odisha during 2006-07 with a view to provide additional developmental assistance to the targeted 11(Eleven) districts of the State not covered under the Backward Regions Grant Fund (BRGF). Due to inclusion of Bargarh district under BRGF Scheme during 2012-13, the number of districts has been reduced to 10. With this Scheme, Rural Connectivity and quality of rural life has undergone tremendous change. Most of rural roads in the targeted districts have been covered. In order to further strengthen rural connectivity, both inter village and intra village, in the targeted districts during the 12th Plan Period with due importance to electrification and water supply, these revised comprehensive guideline & are hereby issued. The GGY scheme is being implemented in the following 10 number of districts.

They are
(i) Angul
(ii) Balasore
(iii) Bhadrak
(iv) Cuttack
(v) Jajapur
(vi) Jagatsinghpur
(vii) Kendrapara
(viii) Khurda
(ix) Nayagarh and
(x) Puri
The principal objective of the scheme is to provide additional development funds to the targeted districts to provide infrastructure consisting of Bijili, Sadak and Pani (i.e. electrification, roads and water supply) to every revenue village in the identified districts on need based manner.


Physical & Financial Performance