Question raised in Lok Sabha on Conservation of Lakes, 15/12/2015

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Conservation of Lakes, 15/12/2015. The State wise details of amount sanctioned and released to the State Governments so far for undertaking various projects for conservation of lakes are given in Annexure-I. Under the NWCP/NPCA, an amount of 145.65 crore has so far been released to the concerned State Governments for undertaking various conservation activities in 80 identified wetlands. The State-wise details of amount released to the State Governments so far under NWCP/NPCA are given in Annexure-II. During the last three years and the current year, works on 7 lakes have been completed and Management Action Plans for conservation of 43 identified wetlands have been sanctioned under the NPCA. The State wise details of funds released to the State Governments during the last three years and current year under the NPCA programme are given in Annexure-III.