Power, Water Big Hurdles in Turning Investments Into Projects

  • Government has started to set in motion the process of utilising the Rs 7.94 lakh crore multi-sector investments it bagged during the Make in India Week.
  • Its biggest challenge is to make adequate provisions for uninterrupted power and water supply. Ahead of the budget, the government is likely to make higher allocations in these two sectors.
  • The government is also exploring the possibilities of raising funds for the irrigation sector to combat the drought across 25,000 villages.