The MPLAD Scheme has
benefitted the local community by meeting their various developmental
needs such as drinking water facility, education, electricity, health
and family welfare, community centres, irrigation, roads, pathways and
As on 31.08.2012, an amount of Rs. 26237.25 crore has been released
since inception of the Scheme, out of which Rs. 23255.28 crore has been
utilized. The cumulative utilisation percentage over cumulative release
has risen steadily to 88.63% against 82.18% as in March 2004.
With regard to physical achievements, about 15.32 lakh works have been
recommended, 13.50 lakh works were sanctioned and about 12.14 lakh works
have been completed, since inception of the Scheme. The percentage of
cumulative works completed to cumulative works sanctioned, is 89.86% as
on 31.08.2012, against 80.14 % as on March, 2004.