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The Cabinet Committee on Infrastructure approved the following :

(i)  Framework for using the harmonized Master List of infrastructure sub-sectors.
(ii)  Principles for  updating the Master List
(iii) Creation of the institutional mechanism to update the Master List and for revisiting the sub-sectors outside the Master List.

The institutional mechanism to update the Master List and for revisiting the sub-sectors outside the Master List, will be a Committee chaired by Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs with Member-Secretary, Planning Commission, Secretary, Department of Revenue, Chief Economic Adviser, and one representative each of RBI, SEBI, IRDA, PFRDA and the Secretary of the concerned Administrative Ministry/Department, as members. 

The Committee will be serviced by DEA and will make recommendations to the Finance Minister for decision.

Master List of Infrastructure sub-sectors

Infrastructure sub-sectors

  • Roads and bridges
  • Ports
  • Inland Waterways
  • Airport
  • Railway Track, tunnels, viaducts, bridges
  • Urban Public Transport (except rolling stock in case of urban road transport)

  • Electricity Generation
  • Electricity Transmission
  • Electricity Distribution
  • Oil  pipelines
  • Oil/Gas/Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) storage facility
  • Gas pipelines

Water Sanitation
  • Solid Waste Management
  • Water supply  pipelines
  • Water treatment plants
  • Sewage collection, treatment and disposal system
  • Irrigation (dams, channels, embankments etc)
  • Storm Water Drainage System

  • Telecommunication (fixed network)
  • Telecommunication towers

Social and Commercial Infrastructure
  • Education Institutions (capital stock)
  • Hospitals (capital stock)
  • Three-star or higher category classified hotels located outside cities with population of more than one million
  • Common infrastructure for industrial parks, SEZ, tourism facilities  and agriculture markets
  • Fertilizer (Capital investment)
  • Post harvest storage infrastructure for agriculture and horticultural produce including  cold storage
  • Terminal markets
  • Soil-testing laboratories
  • Cold Chain

1.  Includes supporting terminal.
2.  Includes strategic storage of crude oil.
3.  Includes city gas distribution network.
4.  Includes  optic fibre/cable networks which provide broadband / internet
5. Includes Medical Colleges, Para Medical Training Institutes and Diagnostics Centres.
6.  Includes cold room facility for farm level pre-cooling, for preservation or storage of agriculture and allied produce, marine products and meat.



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