Implementing various centrally sponsored scheme of scholarship for SCs students in Bihar

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF SOCIAL JUSTICE AND EMPOWERMENT 

LOK SABHA

UNSTARRED QUESTION N0.1400
TO BE ANSWERED ON 07.12.2021

CENTRALLY SPONSORED SCHEME OF SCHOLARSHIPS FOR SCs 

scholarship for SCs students in Bihar
1400. DR. ALOK KUMAR SUMAN:

Will the Minister of SOCIAL JUSTICE AND EMPOWERMENT be pleased to state:

(a) whether the Government is implementing various centrally sponsored scheme of scholarship for SCs students in Bihar including district Gopalganj;

(b) if so, the details thereof and the total amount provided to the State of Bihar for scholarship of SCs students and the amount utilised;

(c) the details of the  fund  contributed  by the  State Government  and the Union  Government  for scholarship of SCs students in Bihar particularly district Gopalganj; and

(d) whether the Union Government did not sanction the amount due for the State of Bihar due to specified reasons, if so, the details thereof?

ANSWER
MINISTER OF SOCIAL JUSTICE AND EMPOWERMENT

(DR. VIRENDRA KUMAR)

(a  &  b):   Yes.   The   Ministry   deals   with   the   following   two   Centrally   sponsored   schemes of  scholarship for SC students in various States/UTs including the State of Bihar:

(i) Post-Matric Scholarship for SC students

(ii) Pre-Matric Scholarship for SC Students

Under the Post Matric Scholarship Scheme for SC Students, an amount of Rs 47.83  crore was released to State Government of Bihar during the Financial Year 2020-21. State Government has not provided the Utilization Certificate so far.

Under the Pre-Matric Scholarship Scheme for SC Students, an amount of Rs  55.50  crore  was released to the State Government of Bihar during the Financial Year  2019-20.  No  funds  were released during 2020-21. State Government has so far provided the Utilization certificate of Rs 41.97 crore.

(c): The Ministry, based on the funding pattern of the scheme, releases the central share to the State Government/directly to the beneficiary as per the scheme provisions. No funds are released directly to the districts by the Ministry under these schemes.

(d):  During the Financial Year 2020-21, no amount was released under Pre-Matric Scholarship for SC students due to deficiencies in the proposal submitted by the State Government.


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