Bihar Budget: Nitish government opened treasury for farmers and education, know which department got how much amount

On the second day of the budget session of Bihar Assembly, the state’s Deputy CM cum Finance Minister Samrat Chaudhary presented the budget in the House for the first time. Samrat Chaudhary presented a budget of Rs 2 lakh 78 thousand 425 crore i.e. Rs 2.78 lakh crore. This is the largest budget size ever in the history of the state. In the budget, once again the maximum amount of 22 percent has been allocated for education as a non-plan item. After this, 13.84 percent of the non-plan item amount will be spent for rural development. This time Nitish government has opened the treasury for the farmers also. The Agriculture Department has received a total amount of Rs 3600.92 crore in the budget. And Rs 1631.35 crore for animal resources.

Biggest budget ever

While presenting the budget, Finance Minister cum Deputy Chief Minister Samrat Chaudhary said that this is the biggest budget so far in the history of the state. Bihar’s economy has grown rapidly with a growth rate of 10.64 percent in 2023-24. This achievement of Bihar is more than the country and other states and union territories. It is a matter of pride that in the last decade the size of Gross State Domestic Product has registered an increase of more than one and a half times.

Special focus on infrastructure

Education, roads, health and social sectors have been given priority in the budget. In this, special focus has been laid on infrastructure. Also, Bihar IT Policy 2024 was implemented to increase employment in the IT sector. This policy will remain in force for 5 years. To promote tourism in the state, subsidy will be given on investment in tourism. Apart from this, the scope of smart meters will also be increased.

Indoor stadium in every block

Seven Nishchay Part 2 will be implemented in the entire state, a provision of Rs 5040 crore has been made for this. To promote sports, indoor stadium will be built in every block. At the same time, a provision of Rs 700 crore has been made for student credit card.

Which department received how much amount

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