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 20-September -2012

SETTING UP OF GIRLS HOSTELS

Backgrounder

 

 

The Centrally Sponsored Scheme titled “Construction & Running of Girls’ Hostel for Students of Secondary & Higher Secondary Schools”, approved by the Cabinet, is being implemented from 2009-10.  The Scheme envisages construction of one hostel with the capacity of 100 girls in each of 3479 Educationally Backward Blocks (EBBs) in the country.  The girl students in the age group of 14-18 years studying in classes IX to XII belonging to SC, ST, OBC, Minority Communities and BPL families form the target group of the Scheme. At least 50% of girl students should be from SC, ST, OBC, & Minority Communities.  The details of funds released to various States during the last three years are as follows:

 

Girls’ Hostels Sanctioned and funds released as on 31st   March 2012

Sl. No.

Name of State

No. of Hostels sanctioned

 

Amount released in 2009-10

Amount released in 2010-11

Amount released in 2011-12

Total  Non-Recurring Grant released

Total Recurring Grant released

Total Grant

 (NR+R)

released

1

Andhra Pradesh

355

-

-

96.99

96.99

-

96.99

2

Assam

65

-

-

17.12

17.12

-

17.12

3

Arunachal Pradesh

5

0.96

0

  1.00

1.96

-

 1.96

4

Bihar

91

11.56

6.03

41.76

59.35

-

59.35

5

Chhattisgarh

74

14.14

0

22.67

36.81

3.89

40.70

6

Himachal Pradesh

5

0.96

0

-

0.96

-

0.96

7

Jammu & Kashmir

19

3.44

0.19

-

3.63

-

 3.63

8

Karnataka

62

10.56

0

-

10.56

-

10.56

9

Madhya Pradesh

30

5.74

0

-

5.74

8.79

14.53

10

Mizoram

1

0.19

0

  0.20

0.39

-

 0.39

11

Punjab

21

4.02

4.01

-

8.03

-

  8.03

12

Rajasthan

186

5.16

45.81

-

50.97

1.99

52.96

13

Tamil Nadu

44

8.42

 0

-

  8.42

-

  8.42

14

Uttarakhand

-

-

-

-

-

0.28

  0.28

 

Total

958

65.15

56.04

179.74

300.93

14.95

315.88

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(Rupees in crores)

 

PIB Aizawl

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