School Education – Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan- Sanction of grants under Sarva
Shiksha Abhiyan for the year 2006-2007 - Release of Rs.65,00,000/- towards
State Government's share against the Government of India's release of
Rs.195,00,000/- for establishing 16 additional Kasturba Gandhi Balika
Vidyalayas (KGBV) in Tamil Nadu during 2006-2007 -Orders – Issued.
School Education (C2) Department
G.O.(Ms.)No.:173 Dated: 19.07.2007
1. G.O.(Ms)No.33 School Education (C2)department dated 10.08.2006
2. Letter (Ms) No. 62, School Education Department dated 13.03.2007.
3. From the State Project Director, Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan
Lr.Rc.No.1448/C1/SSA/2007 dated 26.4.2007
The Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan is a shared scheme in which 75% of
expenditure is borne by the Government of India and 25% by the State
Government up to the X Five Year Plan period.
2. The Tamil Nadu State Mission of Education for All is implementing
the three schemes namely, Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA), National Programme
for Education of Girls at Elementary Level (NPEGEL) and Kasturba Gandhi
Balika Vidyalaya (KGBV). Among these, for implementation of Kasturba Gandhi
Balika Vidyalaya scheme, the Government of India had released funds for the
first time at the end of 2004-2005 and the corresponding matching State share
was also released. The amount was released to open residential schools for the
Girls from the Educationally Backward Blocks of the districts and to maintain the
building, Hostel and for the expenses of the school.
3. The State Project Director, Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan in the letter third
read above, has stated that the Project Approval Board of Sarva Shiksha
Abhiyan in its 89th Meeting held on 22.2.2007 have sanctioned 16 new additional
Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalayas (3 KGBVs of Model 1 and 13 KGBVs of
Model II) for Tamil Nadu and also sanctioned Rs.260.00 lakhs at the rate of
Rs.16.25 lakhs for each Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya for 2006-2007 as
non-recurring grant. The Government of India have also sanctioned
Rs.195.00 lakhs as its 75% share of the total non-recurring grant amount of
Rs.260.00 lakhs for opening of 16 Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalayas as stated
above for the year 2006-2007. The State Project Director, Sarva Shiksha
Abhiyan has therefore requested the Government to accord sanction the
proportionate 25% State share of Rs.65.00 lakhs for opening the 16 Kasturba
Gandhi Balika Vidyalayas sanctioned for the year 2006-07.
4. The Government have examined the proposal of the State Project
Director, Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan and have decided to release a sum of
Rs.65,00,000/- as the proportionate State's share against the Government of
India's release of Rs.195,00,000/- for establishing 16 new additional Kasturba
Gandhi Balika Vidyalayas in Tamil Nadu during 2006-2007.
5. The Government accordingly, sanction a sum of Rs. 65,00,000/-
(Rupees sixty five lakhs only) to the Member Secretary, Tamil Nadu State
Mission of Education for All, Chennai-6, as the proportionate State's share
against the Government of India's release of Rs.195,00,000/- for establishing
16 new additional Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalayas in Tamil Nadu during
6. The Government direct that the amount sanctioned in para 5 above
shall be deposited into the Personal Deposit Account maintained by Member
Secretary, Tamil Nadu State Mission of Education for All, Chennai-6. The
Director of Elementary Education shall present necessary bills in this regard in
Pay and Accounts Office (South), for credit of the amount in Personal Deposit
Account of Member Secretary, Tamil Nadu State Mission of Education for All,
7. The Government also direct that the grant sanctioned in para 5
above should be utilised for the purpose for which it is sanctioned. The
Government further direct that proper utilisation certificate for the grant
sanctioned be furnished while applying for further grant, with out fail.
8. The expenditure sanctioned in para 5 above shall be debited to the
following heads of accounts:-
(Rs. 52,00,000/- ( Rupees fifty two lakhs only)
“2202 General Education-01 Elementary Education- 101 Government
Primary Schools –Schemes in the Eleventh Five Year Plan – II State Plan-
JD Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan-09. Grants in aid- 03.Grants for Specific
(Rs.13,00,000/- (Rupees Thirteen lakhs only)
“2202 General Education--01 Elementary Education-789-Special
Component plan for Scheduled Castes - Schemes in the Eleventh Five
year Plan-II State plan-JA-Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan under Special
Component Plan-09-Grants in aid-03-Grants for Specific Schemes (D.P.C
9 This order issues with the concurrence of the Finance Department
vide its U.O.No.92/DS(RC)/2007 dated 13.07.2007.
(By Order of the Governor)
Secretary to Government.
The Director of Elementary Education, Chennai-6.
The State Project Director. Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan, Chennai-6.
The Pay Accounts Officer (South),Chennai-35.
The Accountant General, Chennai-18 Chennai-18/35.
The Accountant General, Chennai-18. (By name), Chennai-18.
The Under Secretary to Government of India,
Ministry of Human Resource Development,
Department of School Education & Literacy,New Delhi-1
The Fin (Edn.II) Department, Chennai-9.
The School Education (Budget) Department, Chennai-9.
//Forwarded/ By Order//
Under Secretary to Government