Economy Nabard aiming to increase its long-term lending to about Rs 80,000 crore Updated : April 11, 2018 05:29 PM IST Long-term irrigation fund grew 125 percent to Rs 20,447 crore in the period from Rs 9,086 crore. The mobilised fund was utilised in projects aimed at rural development. Nabard spent Rs 293.79 crore under the Financial Inclusion Fund (FIF) towards a host of initiatives. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.