He said the banks have already disbursed Rs 30,000 crore for the power projects. The government has asked that the fuel supply agreement (FSA) for the power projects should be completed by August 31 and if there is any pending FSA that has to be completed by September 6.

Regarding the other nine projects, Chidambaram said those projects are in petroleum and natural gas, roads, railways and steel sectors.

"Banks have already disbursed Rs 26,000 crore for the nine other projects," the Finance Minister said.


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