Budget Brief 2017-18: Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY)
The Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) was launched by the Government of India (GOI) on 25 December, 2000 to provide all-weather road connectivity in rural areas. PMGSY is administered by the Ministry of Rural Development (MORD).
Using government data, this brief reports on PMGSY progress along the following parameters:
- Overall trends in allocations and expenditures
- Trends in sanction of projects
- State-wise progress on road works completed
- Overall progress in ensuring rural connectivity