UP Budget 2020-21 HIGHLIGHTS: Yogi Adityanath-led govt presents Rs 5 lakh crore budget; check details

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Updated:Feb 18, 2020 2:38:11 pm

UP Budget 2020-21 HIGHLIGHTS: Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday presented a Rs 5,12,860.72 crore budget for FY 2020-21 in the state assembly.

UP Budget 2020-21 HIGHLIGHTS:  State finance minister Suresh Khanna is presenting the budget.

UP Budget 2020-21 HIGHLIGHTS: Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday presented a Rs 5,12,860.72 crore budget for FY 2020-21 in the state assembly. The budget, the size of which is Rs 33,159 crore more than the last year’s budget, has provisions worth Rs 10,967.87 crore for new schemes. State Finance Minister Suresh Khanna presented the budget. As per the budget estimate for 2020-21, total receipts of Rs 5,00,558.53 crore are estimated. This includes Rs 4,22,567.83 crore by way of revenue and Rs 77,990.70 crore by way of capital receipts. Revenue receipts include Rs 3,18,884.17 crore by way of tax revenue share, which includes Rs 1,66,021 crore by way of the state’s own tax revenue and Rs 1,52,863.17 crore by way of the state’s share in the central taxes.

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    14:32 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Expansion and beautification of Kashi Vishwanath temple

    The budget also earmarked Rs 180 crore for setting up a cultural centre in Varanasi and Rs 200 crore for expansion and beautification of Kashi Vishwanath temple.

    14:30 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Development of Ayodhya as tourist spot

    For development of the pilgrim city Ayodhya as a tourist spot, the budget has earmarked Rs 85 crore and another Rs 10 crore for renovation of Tulsi Smarak Bhawan there.

    13:58 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Rs 20 crore for UP Police

    The state government of Uttar Pradesh has proposed Rs 20 crore for UP Police and forensic institute.

     
    13:54 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Rs 500 crore for Ayodhya airport

    After the Supreme Court's decision on Ram Mandir, the UP government has proposed Rs 500 crore for the Ayodhya airport, which will make it convenient for the tourists to travel to the place.

    13:46 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Rs 3 crore for cybercrime

    In the wake of rising cases of cybercrime, the UP government has also proposed Rs 3 crore for cybercrime.

    13:45 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Rs 358 crore for Kanpur metro

    The UP government has proposed Rs 358 crore for Kanpur metro and Rs 200 crore for Gorakhpur metro and metro in other cities.

    13:35 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Rs 5,791 crore for Swachh Bharat Mission

    The Uttar Pradesh government has proposed Rs 5,791 crore for Swachh Bharat Mission (SBM).

    13:09 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Rs 2000 crore for Jewar Airport

    Yogi Adityanath government proposed Rs 2000 crore for Jewar Airport in budget 2020-21.

    13:07 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Rs 20,000 crore for Smart City Project

    The government proposed Rs 20,000 crore for Smart City Project in Kanpur, Lucknow and other districts of the state.

    13:05 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Rs 2000 cr for Ganga Expressway

    The government proposed Rs 2, 000 crore or Ganga Expressway.

    13:00 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Rs 4,000 crore for Rashtriya Poshan Abhiyaan

    The budget proposed Rs 4,000 crore for Rashtriya Poshan Abhiyaan and Rs 200 crore for Kashi Vishwanath mandir. It also proposed a law university in Prayagraj and Ayush university in Gorakhpur.

    12:38 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Fourth budget of Yogi government

    This is the fourth budget of the Yogi government. The budget is of size Rs 5,12,860.72 crore.

    12:31 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Provisions for new schemes worth Rs 10,967.87 crore

    UP Budget FY2020-21 has provisions for new schemes worth Rs 10,967.87 crore.

    12:28 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    UP govt presents Rs 5,12,860 crore budget

    UP govt presents Rs 5,12,860 crore budget for FY 2020-21 in state assembly.

    12:26 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Budget proposes Rs 820 crore for Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute

    Finance Minister Suresh Khanna presents Rs 5 lakh crore budget. The budget proposed Rs 820 crore for Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute.

    11:39 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    What all was proposed in budget 2019

    In last budget, the UP government proposed Rs 247.60 crore for maintenance and construction of gaushalas in rural areas while Rs 200 crore has been sanctioned for Kanha gaushala and destitute cattle shelter scheme in urban areas. The government also imposed a special cess on liquor sales in the state, of which nearly Rs 165 crore will be utilised for the maintenance of destitute cattle-heads of the state.

    11:18 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Governor Anandiben Patel to preside over her first budget

    The newly appointed UP Governor Anandiben Patel would preside over her first Budget Session after taking over from her predecessor Ram Naik.

    11:15 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Budget size to increase to nearly Rs 5 lakh crore

    On February 7, 2019, the budget was of Rs 4.79 lakh crore. The size of budget 2020-21 is expected to be around Rs 4.96 lakh crore.

    11:08 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Poorvanchal Expressway, Bundelkhand Expressway and Ganga Expressway to get funds

    Finance Minister Suresh Khanna will present the budget in presence of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanth. The budget is likely to allocate funds  for various infrastructure projects like Poorvanchal Expressway, Bundelkhand Expressway and Ganga Expressway. 

    10:34 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Budget allocation to fill potholes in UP

    The improvement in roads is one of the most sought demands from the budget as many roads have broken after the monsoon as well. Nearly Rs 24 crore is proposed for constructing roads in urban and rural areas of Uttar Pradesh. 

    10:18 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    These three areas will be especially on focus for the UP government

    With today's budget, women safety, youth development and farmer betterment will be on top priority for the Uttar Pradesh government, according to several media reports.

    10:10 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Govt is expected to allot up to Rs 5.25 lakh crore

    For its fourth state budget, the Yogi Adityanath-led government is likely to allot Rs 5.25 lakh crore as it looks to focus on highway projects, youth development and women safety. 

    10:04 (IST)18 Feb 2020
    Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh govt to present its 4th budget today

    Days after FM Nirmala Sitharaman presented the Union Budget for fiscal 2020-21, the state government of Uttar Pradesh will today present its fourth budget.

    The Uttar Pradesh government is presenting its fourth state budget for FY21 on Tuesday. Finance Minister Suresh Khanna is presenting the budget.
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