Programmes regarding water supply, universal primary education, construction of dwelling houses and roads and the like had been taken up under this scheme. From the financial year 1999-2000 the Central Government has discontinued this scheme. But considering the importance of the programmes of the scheme, the State Government has been sanctioning fund from their own budget for implementation of the scheme. Under this programme, a total sum of Rs.48.66 crore was received from the Central Government and Rs.47.31 crore has been released by the State Govt.
During the year 2006-07 Rs. 15 Crore has been released by the State Government to those Non-KMA towns which were not covered under UIDSSMT and IHSDP so far.
Projects like water supply, construction of dwelling houses, roads etc. for the SC/ST population residing in the urban areas had been taken up under this scheme. This fund is being utilised for various slum improvement programmes.