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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

Ministry of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises

 

RAJYA SABHA

UNSTARRED QUESTION NO 105

TO BE ANSWERED ON 17.10.2008

Release of Grant under Small Industrial Cluster Development Programme

 

105.

SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR

 

 

Will the Minister of MICRO, SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES be pleased to state:-

(a)        whether the State Government of Karnataka has submitted two proposals under Small Industries Cluster Development Programme for sanction and the release of Central grant for the same; and

(b)        If so, the details of the proposals and by when Central approval and financial assistance are likely to be cleared?

ANSWER

MINISTER FOR MICRO, SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES
(SHRI MAHABIR PRASAD)

(a)& (b): Yes sir. The Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) has approved proposals of Hubli-Dharwad Auto Cluster and Food Cluster, Gulburga for assistance under Micro and Small Enterprises Cluster Development Programme (MSE-CDP), earlier known as Small Industries Cluster Development Programme (SICDP). The details of both the proposals are provided in the Annex to this reply. The administrative approvals for setting up of Common Facility Centres (CFCs) for both the proposals have already been issued and the Government of India (GoI) grant will be released after the confirmation regarding the contribution of State Government and Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) and completion of necessary infrastructure.

For Soft Interventions (eg. capacity building, training, etc.), Rs 5.25 lakh. and Rs. 60,000 have already been released for Hubli-Dharrwad Auto Cluster, Hubli and Food Cluster, Gulburga, respectively.

Annex

Annexure referred to in reply to part (a) & (b) of the Unstarred Question No.  105 raised by Shri Rajeev Chandrasekhar for reply on 17-10-2008.

(Rs. In Lakh)

Sl. No.

Name of the Proposal

Soft Intervention (capacity building, training, etc.)

Hard Intervention (setting up of common facility centre)

1.

Hubli Dharwad Auto Cluster

Project Cost : 2.60

GOI assistance: 10.00

Contribution of SPV: 2.60

Project cost : 485.00

GOI assistance: 339.50

Government of Karnataka : 97.00

Contribution of SPV: 48.40

2.

Food Cluster for Women Entrepreneurs in Gulbarga

Project Cost : 7.00

GOI assistance: 6.30

Contribution of SPV: 2.600.70

Project cost : 23.00

GOI assistance: 15.70

Government of Karnataka : 5.00

Contribution of SPV: 2.30