National Ganga River Basin Authority(NGRBA) has so far sanctioned a total 83 projects in 49 towns in Ganga States costing Rs.5918.56 crore under NGRBA
Program including Externally Aided Projects(EAP) component with the assistance of Japan International Agency(JICA) and the World Bank of Rs.4387.31 crore.
These include projects of Rs 2256.01 crore in Uttar Pradesh, of Rs 1702.06 crore in Bihar, of Rs 99.36 crore in Jharkhand, of Rs 1352.51 crore in West Bengal
and of Rs 251.21 crore in Uttarakhand for laying of sewage networks, treatment plants, development of river fronts, etc. These
sanctioned projects also include three CPCB projects worth Rs 198.48 crore on Pollution Inventorization, Assessment and
Surveillance (PIAS) on river Ganga Strengthening of Environmental Regulator (SER)-CPCB and a project of setting up the Ganga
Knowledge Centre (GKC) in NMCG (Rs.48.54 crore) and Educating Schools and Communities for conserving habitant of Ganga River
Dolphin of (Rs.1.28 crore) and Preparation of DPR of "Forestry intervention for Ganga" Non-EAP(Rs. 0.96 crore) and
A programme to conserve Ganga River Dolphin in Ganga and its tributaries in Uttar Pradesh, India Phase-1: Annual Dolphin Census & Threat Assessment (EAP)(Rs. 0.73 crore) and
Phase-2: Rolling out Dolphin Conservation in UP (EAP) (Rs. 2.42 crore) and Assessment of Water Quality and Sediment Analysis to understand the special property of river Ganga (Non-EAP)(Rs. 5.00 crore).
A Expenditure of an amount of Rs.1148.56 crore (as on 31st March 2015) has been done by both Centre and the
States for implementation of the sanctioned projects.