Promise Tracker

Concessional loans scheme to companies in agriculture, agro processing including drip irrigation, poultry, canning, plantation and Hotel industry, to generate electricity from solar power for their own use

Budget Speech para. 21: "Incentives will also be provided to encourage the use of off-grid solar power in establishing electric car charging stations and in agriculture and agro processing including drip irrigation, poultry, canning, plantation and, in the hotel industry."
  • Allocation (Rs. Mn)5,300
  • SectorIndustry & Commerce
  • Ministry / Government Institution : Ministry of Finance and Mass Media

Openness Tracker


Information was obtained through (i) the 'Progress of development projects and programmes as at 31st March 2018' Report published online by the Department of Project Management and Monitoring; and (ii) the Action Plans, Financial Plan and Progress Report received from the responsible agency in response to a request under the RTI Act. However, information in response to the request was obtained after filing an appeal.

Progress Tracker


Some activities under the promise have been initiated. However, information on progress was only available for the period for the first three months (Jan to March 2018), and activities were behind the target set for this time period. Based on the information available, progress as at 31 March 2018 was 0%, while targets for the period were not given.

Sources of Information

  • Budget Tracker - Website Website
  • Budget Tracker - Website RTI