Gandhinagar / Ahmedabad: Gujarat Deputy Chief Minister and Finance Minister Nitin Patel presented the budget for the financial year 2021-22 in the assembly today. A budget of Rs 2.27 lakh crore has been presented for the first time in Gujarat. 1500 crore for the bullet train in the budget and two lakh youths in five years, with the announcement of government jobs, has gone on health and education. During the presentation of the budget, Patel said that I speak well and I also do well.
While presenting the budget for the ninth time in the house, Nitin Patel said that this time the budget of Rs 2.27 lakh crore has been provisioned for Rs 10,000 crore more than the previous budget.
Deputy Chief Minister Patel announced in the budget that heliports will be constructed at six places in the state, Ahmedabad, Somnath, Ambaji, Dwarka, Saputara and Gir. The construction of the heliport will cost Rs 3 crore. The budget includes Rs 31 crore for setting up dairy farms and goat rearing units for self-employment at the village level, Rs 3 crore for one mobile animal hospital per 10 villages, cow for the implementation of various schemes such as Gauchar reforms for Gaushalas or Panjrapolo. A provision of Rs 25 crore has been made for the Seva and Gauchar Development Board. Patel said that Rs 50 crore for the Chief Minister Free Animal Treatment Scheme, Rs 50 crore for the purchase of fodder for cattle, Rs 3 crore for the services of Karuna Cattle Ambulance and 15 helplines, Dudhla Gir-Kankaraj Cattle Farm A scheme to provide self-employment through the sale of milk and milk products has been prepared with a provision of Rs. 3 crore for the establishment of.
Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel announced in the Assembly that two lakh youths will be recruited in government offices, board corporations, local bodies in the next five years. Apart from this, employment opportunities of 20 lakh youth will be created in different areas in the next five years. The Deputy Chief Minister said that in the budget, Rs 200 crore under Smart City in Ahmedabad, Surat, Rajkot, Vadodara, Gandhinagar, 568 crore for Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar and Surat Metro Rail, 734 to provide free electricity for water works of all Gram Panchayats. Crore, Rs 40,000 subsidy on e-rickshaws, Rs 675 crore for laying 143 km long pipeline for drinking water in Saurashtra, six new bus stands on PPP basis in Rajkot and six new bus stands at other places A provision of Rs 100 crore has been made.
Patel said that one of the Prime Minister’s dream projects, Rs 1500 crore in the budget for the Ahmedabad-Mumbai Bullet Train, to make Dang a chemical-free productive district, and to help farmers with Rs 10 thousand crore for natural farming, Statue of Unity A provision of 652 crore has been made for health and family welfare, 11 thousand 323 crore rupees, 3511 crore for women and child development and 32,000 crore rupees for education.
Patel said that this time budget has been made keeping in mind the development journey of Gujarat. With this budget, for the development of every region of Gujarat, it will be very beneficial for the people. He said that with the support of our party in the municipal, municipal, district and taluka panchayat elections, our responsibility has increased further that we should do more for the benefit of the people.
Save 44.80 rupees by presenting paperless budget
Like the central government, the Gujarat government has presented a paperless budget this year. With the paperless budget, the state government will save Rs 44 lakh and Rs 80 lakh in paper.
Gujarat Budget Mobile App Launched
Launching the Gujarat Budget mobile application, Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel said that Gujarat has become the first state in the country to create a mobile application for the budget. With this mobile application, millions of citizens of the state will be able to get information about the budget provisions with maximum use of technology. All the budget documents of the last 5 years will be available on the app. This document will be made available in both Gujarati and English languages. It is noteworthy that an initiative will be taken to broadcast the assembly proceedings live on this app.