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Atal Bhujal Yojana

Atal Bhujal Yojana

Context:

The Government has proposed Atal Bhujal Yojana (ABHY)

ABOUT Atal Bhujal Yojana:

  • AIM OF ABHY:

sustainable ground water management with community participation in select over-exploited and ground water stressed areas

  • Programme covers:

1.Gujarat

2. Haryana

3. Karnataka

4.Madhya Pradesh

5.Maharashtra

6.Rajasthan

7. Uttar Pradesh

  •   ABHY is designed as a Central Sector Scheme with a total outlay of Rs. 6,000 Crore and is proposed to be implemented with World Bank assistance.

     NOTE:

Water being a State subject, steps for augmentation, conservation and efficient management of water resources to ensure sustainability and availability are primarily undertaken by the respective State Governments.

 

          

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