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                             Nodal Agency for Implementation -  Nodal Centre-B, Finance Department:  Phone 0471-2518141




  Members of Legislative Assembly are approached by their Constituents, quite often, for small works of capital nature to be done in their Constituencies. Hence, there was a demand from MLAs that they should be able to recommend works to be done in their Constituencies. Considering these suggestions, the Finance Minister announced in the Budget Speech on the 13th of July 2001 that a Special Development Fund would be constituted in the State on the pattern of M.P Local Area Development scheme for the MLAs. It was also announced that a total amount of Rs.35 Crores would be set apart for the schemes selected by the MLAs at the rate of Rs.25 lakhs per MLA per year. 

                  Accordingly in G.O (P) No.1234/2001/Fin dated 29/10/2001 Government have formulated the scheme and approved the guidelines for its implementation. The above amount has been enhanced to 50 lakh per MLA per year from 2003-2004 financial year onwards. In G.O (P) No.236/2005/Fin dated 21/05/2005 the amount has been enhanced to Rs.75 lakh per MLA per annum. Accordingly the corpus of the Fund was also enhanced from Rs.70.50 crore to Rs.105.75 crore per annum.


Implementation Procedure

     After incorporating several modifications to G.O (P) No.1234/2001/Fin dated 29/10/2001, in G.O (P) No.247/2004/Fin dated 27/05/2004 Government have made the Guidelines issued by the Central Government for the implementation of schemes under MP Local Area Development Scheme applicable for the Special Development Fund for MLAs and cancelled all the previous orders issued in this regard.


G.O (P) No.247/2004/Fin dated 27/05/2004 contains detailed instructions on the following aspects of the scheme.

  1. The Scheme
  2. Features of the Scheme
  3. Sanction and Execution of Works
  4. Release of Funds
  5. Monitoring Arrangements
  6. General Guidelines

Following details are also appended to the above G.O

  1. Illustrative list of works that can be taken up under the scheme
  2. List of Works not permissible under the Special Development Fund for MLAs
  3. Format for the purpose of release of funds under the scheme


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Modifications issued to G.O (P) No.247/2004/Fin dated 27/05/2004  
 1 GO(P)No 282/2004/Fin  Dated 17/06/2004
 2 GO(P)No 543/2004/Fin  Dated 22/11/2004
 3 GO(P)No 544/2004/Fin  Dated 22/11/2004
 4 GO(P)No 18/2005/Fin   Dated 11/01/2005
 5 GO(P)No 236/2005/Fin  Dated 21/05/2005
 6 GO(P)No 453/2005/Fin  Dated 17/10/2005
 7 GO(P)No 74/2006/Fin  Dated 15/02/2006
 8 Circular No 39/NC3/2006/Fin  Dated 31/07/2006
 9 GO(P)No 492/2006/Fin  Dated 08/12/2006
 10 GO(P)No 35/2007/Fin  Dated 30/01/2007
 11 GO(P)No 36/2007/Fin  Dated 30/01/2007
 12 GO(P)No 112/2007/Fin Dated 15/03/2007
 13 GO(P)No 124/2007/Fin  Dated 21/03/2007
 14 GO(Ms)No 206/2007/Fin  Dated 21/05/2007
 15 GO(P)No 595/2007/Fin  Dated 18/12/2007
 16 Circular No 66/NC3/2008/Fin  Dated 01/11/2008
 17 Circular No 67/NC3/2008/Fin  Dated 01/01/2008
 18 Circular No 56/2009/Fin Dated 20/07/2009
 19 Circular No 74/2009/Fin  Dated 29/08/2009
 20 GO(P)No 477/2009/Fin  Dated 02/11/2009
 21 GO(P)No 518/2009/Fin  Dated 20/11/2009
 22 Circular No 95/2009/Fin  Dated 20/11/2009
 23 Circular No 59/2010/Fin  Dated 22/06/2012
 24 GO(P)No 583/2010/Fin   Dated 15/11/2010
 25 Circular No 87/2011/Fin  Dated 27/12/2011
 26 Circular No 40/2012/Fin  Dated 21/06/2012
 27 GO(P)No 134/2012/Fin  Dated 24/02/2012
 28 GO(P)No 185/2012/Fin Dated 27/03/2012
 29 Circular No 29/2013/Fin Dated 11/03/2013
 30 GO(P)No 271/2013/Fin  Dated 04/06/2013
 31 Circular No. 50/2013/Fin   Dated 04/06/2013
 32 GO(P)No 300/2013/Fin Dated 25/06/2013
 33 Circular No  73/2013/Fin Dated 04/10/2013
 34 Circular No .88/2013/Fin   Dated 04/11/2013
 35 GO(P) No 577/2013/Fin Dated 26/11/2013
 36 GO(P) No 587/2013/Fin Dated 03/12/2013
 37 GO(P) No 238/2014/Fin Dated 24/06/2014
 38 Circular No 85/2014/Fin  Dated 24/09/2014
 39 GO(P) No 454/2014/Fin  Dated 18/10/2014
 40 GO(P)No 148/2015/Fin   Dated 24/04/2015
 41 GO(P) No 319/2015/Fin  Dated 25/07/2015
 42 GO(P) No 327/2015/Fin  Dated 04/08/2015
 42 GO(P) No 378/2015/Fin Dated 26/08/2015
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