Question raised in Lok Sabha on Development of Wasteland, 20/07/2017

Question raised in Lok Sabha on Development of Wasteland, 20/07/2017. As per information received from Directorate of Economics and Statistics, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, details of estimated area under agricultural / cultivable land in the 13 districts of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh comprising the Bundelkhand region as well as details of agricultural / cultivable land in the country during 2012-13, 2013-14 and 2014-15 are given in Annexure I. State-wise details of number of sanctioned projects, area covered by the projects and funds released as Central share [from 2009-10 to 2017-18 (upto 30th June 2017)] are given in Annexure II. Details of number of sanctioned projects in 13 districts of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh comprising the Bundelkhand region and area covered by the projects are given in Annexure III.