विज्ञप्तियां उर्दू विज्ञप्तियां फोटो निमंत्रण लेख प्रत्यायन फीडबैक विज्ञप्तियां मंगाएं Search उन्नत खोज
RSS RSS
Quick Search
home Home
Releases Urdu Releases Photos Invitations Features Accreditation Feedback Subscribe Releases Advance Search
home  Printer friendly Page home  Email this page
English Release 22-November 2014
Date Month Year
  • President's Secretariat
  • State Civil Service Officers Undergoing the 116th Induction Training Programme At Lbsnaa Call On The President
  • Vice President's Secretariat
  • Vice President Emphasizes the Need for Continual Oversight to Ensure that Liberty is not Smothered in Material Prosperit
  • Min of Defence
  • National Cadet Corps Celebrates 66th Anniversary
  • Ministry of Finance
  • Competition Commission of India (CCI) Invites Comments from Public in Respect of Proposed Combination Between Holcim Limited and Lafarge S.A.
  • Min of Health and Family Welfare
  • Press Note on Ebola
  • Min of Information & Broadcasting
  • Team Of ‘Gour Hari Dastaan: The Freedom File’ Meets the Press at the 45TH IFFI
  • Directors and Producers of Indian Panorama Opening Films in the 45th IFFI Interact with the Media
  • Indian Philosophy of Mutual Respect and Love are My Source of Inspiration: Paul Cox
  • ‘Salam Cinema’ Screening Opens Mohsen Makhmalbaf Retro
  • Min of Petroleum & Natural Gas
  • Review of Modified DBTL scheme after one week of launch on 15.11.14 in 54 districts
  • Min of Urban Development
  • Venkaiah Naidu, Urban Development Minister, delivers Keynote Address at US – India Smart Cities Conclave
  • Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu visits market, residential areas in R K Puram, New Delhi to check cleanliness
  • Ministry of Water Resources
  • Government to Start Jal Gram Scheme in Every District Says Uma Bharti
  • Our District-Our Water Programme to be Launched to take the Message of Water Conservation to Every Village of the Country-Uma Bharti

Previous Date

 
Ministry of Tourism06-December, 2012 16:06 IST
Schemes for Promotion of Rural Tourism

 

           

The Ministry of Tourism has sanctioned Rural Tourism projects at 185 sites to various States/Union Territory Administrations upto 31st March 2012. For the year 2012-13, rural tourism projects at 13 sites were identified for development, based on prioritization meetings held by the Ministry of Tourism with State Governments/UT Administrations.

The Ministry of Tourism is implementing the Rural Tourism Scheme with the main objective of showcasing rural life, art, culture and heritage in villages which have core competence in art & craft, handloom, textiles, natural environment etc. Under this scheme, Central Financial Assistance (CFA) upto Rs.50.00 lakh for infrastructure development and upto Rs.20.00 lakh for capacity building is provided to State Governments/Union Territory Administrations for each identified site.

CFA is provided to State Governments/Union Territory (UT) Administrations on the basis of proposals received from them and subject to adherence to scheme guidelines, availability of funds and inter-se priority.  Improvement of roads within the Panchayat limit is one of the components of the Rural Tourism Scheme for which CFA is provided to the State Governments/UT Administrations.

 

The number of rural tourism projects and amount sanctioned to States/UTs under the Rural Tourism Scheme during each of the last three years and the current year, State-wise

and  year-wise are given below:

The number of Rural Tourism projects and amount sanctioned during 2009-10, 2010-11, 2011-12 & 2012-13 (till 30.9.12).

(Rs lakh)

Sr. No.

State/UT

2009-10

2010-11

2011-12

2012-13

(till 30.09.2012)

No of projects

Amt sanctioned

No of projects

Amt sanctioned

No of projects

Amt sanctioned

No of projects

Amt sanctioned

1

Andhra Pradesh

7

220.37

3

109.8

2

62.54

0

0

2

Arunachal Pradesh

2

64.66

1

17.0

2

85.88

1

20.00

3

Jammu & Kashmir

12

374.82

4

136.74

6

266.19

3

51.00

4

Kerala

1

18

0

0

0

0

0

0

5

Maharashtra

0

0

0

0

1

17.29

1

49.08

6

Manipur

1

16.33

0

0

0

0

0

0

7

Meghalaya

1

20

0

0

0

0

1

50.00

8

Mizoram

0

0

1

20

1

50

2

62.7

9

Nagaland

6

205.1

0

0

8

268.44

0

0

10

Odisha

0

0

0

0

1

20

0

0

11

Punjab

0

0

1

15.5

1

15.93

0

0

12

Sikkim

5

146.76

5

181.27

0

0

0

0

13

Tamil Nadu

3

86.45

0

0

0

0

0

0

14

Tripura

6

163.22

4

164.9

0

0

0

0

15

Uttarakhand

0

0

0

0

1

17

0

0

16

Uttar Pradesh

0

0

1

40.51

0

0

0

0

17

West Bengal

0

0

0

0

2

70

0

0

18

Puducherry

1

50

1

15.17

0

0

0

0

 

TOTAL

45

1365.71

21

700.89

25

873.27

8

232.78

 

This information was given by the Union Minister for Tourism Sh.K. Chiranjeevi in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha today.

 

******

SAMIR/RV

 

   

 

           

 


(Release ID :90052)

Web Ratana This site is winner of Platinum Icon for 'Outstanding Web Content' Web Ratna Award'09 presented in April 2010
Site is designed and hosted by National Informatics Centre (NIC),Information is provided and updated by Press Information Bureau
"A" - Wing, Shastri Bhawan, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Road, New Delhi - 110 001 Phone 23389338
Go Top Top

उपयोग संबंधी शर्तें स्वोत्वाधिकार नीति गोपनीयता संबंधी नीति हाइपरलिंकिंग नीति Terms of Use Copyright Policy Privacy Policy Hyperlinking Policy