29 May 2012

Identification of Areas of Rajasthan for Expansion of NCR

The National Capital Region Planning Board has informed that the Board in its 26th meeting held on 16.1.2004 approved the inclusion of additional areas comprising the seven tehsils of Alwar district to NCR to the extent that its boundary coincided with the district boundary of Alwar in Rajasthan Sub-region, which was notified on 23.8.2004. 

Alwar district comprising Rajasthan Sub-region is an integral part of NCR, for which Regional Plan-2021 has identified policies and programmes for balanced and harmonized development. These include policies for development of new townships, industrial areas, improved road and rail connectivity including Regional Rapid Transit System, and other infrastructure. The NCR Planning Board provided financial loan assistance for 28 projects and sanctioned a loan of around ₹ 347 crore for various infrastructure development projects. Out of 28 projects, 25 projects are completed. 

This information was given by the Minister of State for Urban Development Shri Saugata Roy in a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha today. 

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