Integrated Minorities Development Programme (IMDP)

Scheme Type:

Infrastructural development scheme especially in the field of education, heath and skill development. Presently, it is being implemented in 32 IMDP blocks, and minority clusters in Bankura and Purulia districts.


To improve socio-economic condition of Minorities and provide basic amenities to them for improving quality of life and reducing infrastructure imbalances in identified minority concentrated blocks and minority clusters having substantive minority population (20-25%)but not covered under MsDP.

Quantum of Assistance:

Based on the nature of schemes. 100% cost is borne by the Government of
West Bengal.

Method of Implementation:

The proposals are initiated by the District Magistrates. The Projects are forwarded to the MA & ME Deptt. After preliminary scrutiny and careful examination of the projects  fulfilling the criteria envisaged in the guidelines, the Projects are approved and fund sanctioned by the Department in two installments. The Second installment is released only after getting the Utilization Certificates of 1st installment from the concerned District Magistrate.

Eligibility Criteria:
When and Where to Apply:
Nodal Organisation:
District Officer- Minority Affairs