Govt Orders Disbursement of Financial Assistance to Flood Affected Under PMDP


flood-2014-srinagar-kashmirFollowing the approval of the State Administrative Council, the Revenue Department has issued orders to the payment of financial assistance, under Prime Minister’s Development Plan 2015, to the owners of houses damaged due to floods of September 2014.

The financial assistance sanctioned under Prime Minister’s Development Plan 2015 will be over and above the relief/financial assistance already provided in favour of affected households in the past under State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF) and Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund (PMNRF).

As per the orders, the financial assistance shall be transferred directly by the concerned Deputy Commissioners into the bank accounts of the flood victims as have already been provided assistance under PMNRF through Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT).

With the assistance being sanctioned now, the composite relief/financial assistance in respect of different categories of the damaged houses will be as under:-

(Amount in Rs)




Relief already sanctioned and paid Financial Assistance being provided now under PMDP-2015  



Under SDRF Under PMNRF
Fully Damaged Pucca House 75000 100000 250000 425000
Fully Damaged Kacha House 17600 50000 100000 167600
Severely Damaged Pucca House 12600 50000 125000 187600
Severely Damaged Kacha House 3800 10000 50000 63800
Partially Damaged Pucca House 3800 25000 20000 48800
Partially Damaged Kacha House 2300 5000 10000 17300

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