'Only 70 pc of Outlay Used Till January'

Published: 17th February 2015 06:01 AM  |   Last Updated: 17th February 2015 06:01 AM   |  A+A-

PUDUCHERRY: With just one and a half month left for the end of financial year, the utilization of the plan outlay is Rs 1,610.73 crore till January, sources said here after attending a meeting on the annual plan review on Monday.

Sources added that the revised estimate is Rs 2,290 crore and utilization is 70.34  per cent. It may be recalled that the total plan outlay in the budget was Rs 2,400 crore for the current fiscal.

Chief Minister N Rangasamy chaired the meeting and is  believed to have directed officials to give priority for utilization of funds allocated to various schemes.


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