#RajyaSabha Question #797


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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF WATER RESOURCES,
RIVER DEVELOPMENT AND
GANGA REJUVENATION
RAJYA SABHA
QUESTION NO 797
ANSWERED ON 29.07.2015

Declaration of Bargi Diversion Project as National Project

Will the Minister of WATER RESOURCES, RIVER DEVELOPMENT AND GANGA REJUVENATION be pleased to satate :-

  • (a) whether the high-powered steering committee of the Ministry has recommended the Bargi Diversion Project of Madhya Pradesh to be declared as National Project;
  • (b) if so, the present status regarding this; and
  • (b) by when it would be declared as National Project?

Answer

MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS (SHRI HARIBHAI PARATHIBHAI CHAUDHARY)

(a) to (c) Bargi Diversion Project of Madhya Pradesh has Investment clearance and recommendation of High Powered Steering Committee (HPSC). However, EFC clearance and the Cabinet approval are not available for the Bargi Diversion Project for its declaration as a National Project.