From RIDF I to XXIV, NABARD has sanctioned total 6,41,952 projects involving loan assistance of Rs. 3,15,214 crore to State Governments as on 31 August 2018 (including for warehousing projects).
Of this, an amount of Rs. 2,28,673 crore (72%) has already been disbursed. In addition, Rs. 18,500 crore was sanctioned and disbursed to National Rural Road Development Agency (NRRDA) for rural roads under Bharat Nirman. This translates to total sanctions of Rs.3,33,714 crore and total disbursements of Rs.2,47,173 crore (74%).
Sector-wise Share of Cumulative Sanctions
Sector-wise cumulative RIDF loans sanctioned as on 31 August 2018 (Rs. 3,15,214 crore), accounted for:
• Agriculture, irrigation and allied sectors (44%)
• Social sector (16%)
• Rural roads and bridges (40%)
The estimated cumulative economic and social benefits under RIDF as on 31 August 2018 were as under: