Odisha : NABARD sanctions Rs 303 crore for construction of 24 bridge projects

Bhubaneswar : In a major development , NABARD sanctions RIDF assistance of Rs 303 crore to the Odisha under Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF) for construction of 24 rural bridge projects being implemented by Works Department and Rural Development Department, in 13 districts of the State and the project will improve rural connectivity for 24.13 lakh people in 823 villages.

Notably, With this sanction, the cumulative sanction under RIDF XXVII (2021-22) reached a level of Rs 1796 crore and such development will help in the growth of rural development.