Singh, in a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha, also gave details of the expenditure on projects in various countries.
The amount spent on projects in Nepal during the same period is Rs 561.99 crore. This is a significant increase on the Rs 376.61 crore spent in 2017-18.
In Afghanistan, India has spent Rs 374.51 crore till October of this fiscal.
"As part of our active engagement with partner countries under development cooperation, the government has since 2014, undertaken a number of projects under various modalities with our partner countries," Singh said.
The projects are wide ranging, covering different sectors such as connectivity, energy, hydropower, roads, agriculture, civil infrastructure, culture, capacity-building, training, humanitarian assistance and healthcare.
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