India Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Govt. of India

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  • The All India Review meeting to discuss the implementation of MPLAD Scheme with Nodal Secretaries of State/UT Government is scheduled to be held on 30.08.2018. Letter may be downloaded from Circulars.

    • Detailed Agenda for the All India Review Meeting on MPLADS Scheme has been uploaded on the website.

      • Appeal for contribution of MPLADS funds for rehabilitation works in Kerala- see circulars

        • Minutes of the All India Review Meeting on MPLAD Scheme with State Nodal Department convened on 30.08.2018 may be downloaded from circular.

          Rao Inderjit Singh

          Minister of State for Statistics and Programme Implementation (Independent Charge)

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          The Members of Parliament Local Area Development Division is entrusted with the responsibility of implementation of Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS). Under the scheme, each MP has the choice to suggest to the District Collector for works to the tune of Rs.5 Crores per annum to be taken up in his/her constituency.

          The Rajya Sabha Members of Parliament can recommend works in one or more districts in the State from where he/she has been elected.

          The Nominated Members of the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha may select any one or more Districts from any one State in the Country for implementation of their choice of work under the scheme. The Ministry has issued the guidelines on MPLADS Scheme including implementation and monitoring of the scheme. The Department has initiated all necessary steps to ensure that the scheme is successfully implemented in the field.