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OVERVIEW

  • About

    Hon’ble Prime Minister of India had announced the Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS) in the Parliament on 23rd December 1993. It is a Central Sector Scheme fully funded by the Government of India.

  • Objective

    To enable Members of Parliament (MPs) to recommend works of developmental nature with emphasis on the creation of durable community assets based on the locally felt needs to be taken up in their constituencies/eligible areas.

  • Community Centric

    Scheme is focused on the creation of durable assets for the aspirations and developmental needs of the community. Such needs are identified by the citizens and expressed through the Member of Parliament in form of recommendation under MPLADS.

  • Durable Assets

    The scheme focuses on creation of durable assets in the community in priorities sector such as drinking water, primary education, public health, sanitation and roads, etc.

  • Annual Entitlement

    Presently, Rs. 5 crore per annum in two installments of Rs. 2.5 crore each.

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54102.25

Total fund released as on date

52171.14

Total expenditure as on date

2419138

Total works recommended as on date

1929183

Total works completed as on date

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Convergence with other Schemes

The MPLADS Guidelines have been made consistent with few flagship programmes of Government of India such as MGNREGA, Khelo India and Skill India. However, the contribution of MPLADS fund are used as per the Guidelines on MPLADS.

Shelters for imparting training for skill development will be permissible

Shelters for imparting training for skill development will be permissible

Shelters for imparting training for skill development will be permissible

Shelters for imparting training for skill development will be permissible

In addition to this, the utilisation of MPLADS fund contributes towards Sugamya Bharat Abhiyan and Swach Bharat Abhiyan.

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Stakeholders Responsibility
Members of Parliament Recommendations, Follow up, Watch on expenditure
MoSPI Release of funds, Monitoring, Account keeping, Evaluation
State Nodal Department
  • Coordination and Monitoring
  • Taking action on complaints etc.
District Authority (DC/DM)
  • Issue of Administrative/ Financial Sanction
  • Maintenance of various record/ work register, Accounts
  • Monitoring of Scheme/ Providing Facilitation Centre
  • Submission of Monthly Progress Report(MPR), Utilisation Certificates & Audit Reports
Implementing Agency Execution of Works, Record Keeping, Updating implementation