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DBT Saving

Savings Reported due to DBT
S.No. Ministry / Department Scheme Reported Savings (in Rs Cr) Remarks
Upto 2015-16                        

Upto 2016-17  

(Interim upto 31.12.2016)

1 Petroleum & Natural Gas PAHAL 21584 26408

Rs 14672 cr in 2014-15 ,

Rs 6912 cr in 2015-16 

& Rs 4824 in 2016-17

2 Food & Public Distribution PDS 10191 14000

In view of deletion of 2.33 Cr Ration Cards upto 2016-17 

and  better targeting of beneficiaries

3 Rural Development MGNREGS 3000 7633

Saving of Rs 3000 Cr for 2014-15, assessed in 2015-16

and saving of Rs 4633 Cr for 2015-16, assesssed in 2016-17.

NSAP 249 399  
4 Others Others 1120 1120 Information regarding savings in other schemes from States is awaited
Total  36144 49560