Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Institutions

Within this sector, are included the activities/transactions of the government meant for rural employment programmes (MNREGA etc.), Drought Prone Area Development Programme, Desert Development Programme, Waste Land Development Programme, Self-employment Programme, Land Reforms and other relevant rural development activities. This sector effectively captures the allocations/expenditure made through the department of Rural Development of the respective states. Further, this sector records the funds directly transferred to Panchayati Raj Institutions (PRIs) by the states. For this purpose, the allocations/expenditures made by Department/Ministry of Panchayati Raj and other allocations of other departments that transfer funds to PRIs have been collated.