The ministry of urban development has approved the action plans under the Heritage City Development and Augmentation Yojana (HRIDAY) for heritage sites by HRIDAY national empowered committee head Madhusudhan Prasad
Total Outlay: Rs 431 crore.
Eight cities and it’s allotted amount
|Varanasi||Rs 130 crore|
|Mathura||Rs 41.37 crore|
|Ajmer and Pushkar||Rs 60.98 crore|
|Dwarka in Gujarat||Rs 19.56 crore|
|Vellankini in Tamil Nadu||Rs 42.26 crore|
|Warangal in Telangana||Rs 72.97 crore|
|Amaravati in Andhra Pradesh||Rs 20.33 crore|
HRIDAY Scheme :
Heritage City Development and Augmentation Yojana (HRIDAY) scheme launched on 21st January, 2015 with a focus on holistic development of heritage cities.
- Duration : 27 months
- Total outlay : Rs 500 Crores
- Cities : 12
- Urban Development Minister : Venkaiah Naidu.
- World Day for Audiovisual Heritage : Oct 28, 2015.