Background of Untied Fund:-
Untied Fund is being placed at the disposal of every district/sub-division with a view to provide the Sub-divisional Planning & Development Committee initially to a certain measures of financial freedom and to encourage them to plan some schemes in their decision. This is an earmarked fund for the purpose of encourage local level planning. The schemes under Untied Fund should be a local nature. It is desirable that such schemes help either production or employment generation or both.
Features of Untied Fund:-
The following types of works, in particular shall not be allowed under Untied Fund:-
A. Work which do not fall within the scope of the district plan.
B. Work belonging to commercial organization trusts, registered, societies, private institutions of cooperative institutions.
C. Repair and maintenance works of any type as distinct from expansion and renovation works.
D. Grants and loans.
E. Memorials and memorial buildings.
F. Purchase of inventory or purchase of any type.
G. Acquisition of and or any compensation for land acquired.
H. Assets for an individual benefit, except those which are part of approved echems.
I. Places of religious worship.