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Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Financial Assistance to Combat COVID Pandemic Posted On: 10 DEC 2021 4:29PM by PIB Delhi Government of I

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

Financial Assistance to Combat COVID Pandemic

Posted On: 10 DEC 2021 4:29PM by PIB Delhi

Government of India is supporting States in their endeavor to manage COVID-19 since the beginning of pandemic. Requisite support is provided to States/UTs to enhance preparedness and response capacities against COVID-19 and other public health emergencies. Various initiatives have been undertaken by the Government to provide technical guidance and further strengthen health infrastructure, availability of essential logistics including drugs and medical oxygen supply to manage COVID-19.

In terms of financial assistance support has been provided to States under ECRP packages in FY 2020-21 and 2021-22. State/UT wise funds released towards the ECRP during F.Y. 2020-21 and 2021-22 is given at Annexure.

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Annexure

State/UT wise details of Central Release of Grants in aid for the COVID-19 activities under the ECRP during F.Y. 2020-21 and F.Y. 2021-22

S. No.

State/UT

 2020-21

 2021-22

1

Andaman & Nicobar Islands

14.80

7.11

2

Andhra Pradesh

422.67

208.96

3

Arunachal Pradesh

21.96

63.87

4

Assam

216.69

365.61

5

Bihar

193.94

516.43

6

Chandigarh

35.92

2.84

7

Chhattisgarh

109.21

188.03

8

Dadra & Nagar Haveli & Daman and Diu

4.67

4.76

9

Delhi

787.91

15.10

10

Goa

17.65

5.89

11

Gujarat

304.16

239.61

12

Haryana

187.71

91.21

13

Himachal Pradesh

54.48

108.26

14

Jammu & Kashmir

194.58

128.82

15

Jharkhand

70.84

191.67

16

Karnataka

409.63

252.02

17

Kerala

573.96

86.94

18

Ladakh

44.77

31.26

19

Lakshadweep

0.79

0.74

20

Madhya Pradesh

286.57

437.17

21

Maharashtra

1185.12

410.39

22

Manipur

19.92

38.67

23

Meghalaya

14.82

41.37

24

Mizoram

8.86

19.93

25

Nagaland

10.27

28.11

26

Odisha

146.44

258.59

27

Puducherry

23.35

2.71

28

Punjab

165.28

99.44

29

Rajasthan

426.39

425.00

30

Sikkim

7.16

9.83

31

Tamil Nadu

868.09

239.80

32

Telangana

386.37

149.34

33

Tripura

23.21

41.86

34

Uttar Pradesh

541.56

939.94

35

Uttarakhand

72.25

122.28

36

West Bengal

295.28

302.39

Total

8147.28

6075.95

Health Insurance

110.60

0.00

Grand Total

8257.88

6075.95

       

Note:

1. Release of funds during the FY 2020-21 is 100% Centrally funded.

2. Release of funds during the FY 2021-22 is as per the approved Centre-State funding under NHM and is updated up to 24.11.2021.

The Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare, Dr Bharati Pravin Pawar stated this in a written reply in the LokSabha today.

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