Under the Centrally Sponsored Scheme National Village Swaraj Abhiyan, for the construction of 116 panchayat buildings in Bihar at the rate of Rs.40 lakh per building, Rs.23 crore 20 lakh and for 10 service center co-location, 40 lakh at the rate of Rs.4 lakh per service center i.e. 23 crore 60 lakh rupees have been released. Panchayati Raj Minister Samrat Chaudhary gave this information.
Panchayat Bhawan will be multipurpose and two storeyed. In which there will be provision for elected representatives of Panchayats and Panchayat level personnel, court room of village court, space for preservation of records, store room, hall for sitting panchayat and standing committee members, RTPS centre, restaurant and toilet.
In the financial year 21-22, under the Centrally Sponsored Scheme Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan, consent has been given by the Center for 500 Panchayat Government buildings and for 250 service centers under Panchayat Bhawan Support Component.
In the first installment, funds have been provided for the construction of 103 panchayat government buildings and 240 service center buildings. In the financial year 21-22, funds are being provided for the construction of 116 panchayat buildings and 10 service center buildings in the second installment through the Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Abhiyan.