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Maharashtra Budget


Maharashtra budget: Interest-free loan announced for farmers

March 09, 2021 2:45 am

Under this scheme, farmers will be allowed to borrow upto Rs 3 lakh without having to pay any interest upon timely repayment. The interest burden will be borne by the state government.

Maharashtra Budget 21-22: Eye on local bodies’ polls, govt highlights ongoing projects

March 09, 2021 1:48 am

Deputy Chief Minister and Finance Minister Ajit Pawar, in his Budget speech, mentioned various projects such as Jalna-Nanded expressway connector of Samrudhi corridor, Pune ring route and Pune-Nashik railway project as well as several Metro lines.

Maharashtra Budget 21-22: Focus on post-Covid care centres, ramping up medical infrastructure

March 09, 2021 1:35 am

The overall Budget for health has risen by 10.25 per cent from the previous year’s Budget estimates. Budget estimates for 2020-21 were Rs 17,288 crore.

Interest-free crop loan: 35 lakh farmers to benefit, scheme to cost Rs 1,200 cr

March 09, 2021 1:17 am

In his speech, Pawar highlighted that to prevent farmer suicides, the MVA government had implemented the Mahatma Jyotirao Phule farmer loan waiver scheme.

Maharashtra Govt announces concession in stamp duty for property in women's name

March 08, 2021 10:35 pm

The government used the symbolism of International Women's Day to announce a slew of other schemes aimed at women in the budget.

Maharashtra Budget: Focus on post-Covid care centres, medical infrastructure

March 08, 2021 10:34 pm

The overall budget for health has risen by 10.25 per cent from the previous year’s budget estimates. Budget estimates for 2020-21 were Rs 17,288 crore. This time, it is Rs 19,061 crore, an increase of Rs 1,773 crore, for health and medical education.

Rise in Covid cases: Maharashtra to wrap up Budget session in 10 days

February 26, 2021 12:28 am

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Anil Parab said due to rising Covid-19 cases across the state and with some ministers contracting the virus, the Business Advisory Committee (BAC) of the state legislature has decided to hold a 10-day session from March 1.

Maharashtra Budget 2019-20: Rs 31,000 crore allocation for agriculture, irrigation sectors

June 19, 2019 5:58 am

Among the new schemes is Rs 5 per litre subsidy to milk farmers, while accidental death insurance for farmers has been expanded to include family members, and the crop loan waiver scheme will now cover consumption loans for tribal communities.

Maharashtra Budget 2019-20: Debt mounting, govt looks at land assets to shore up revenue

June 19, 2019 8:01 am

For 2019-20, the government has proposed to raise Rs 3,520 crore by tapping into the land bank.

Maharashtra Budget 2019-20: State govt announces slew of schemes for women

June 19, 2019 5:58 am

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said that when you reach out to a woman, it automatically brings social and economic growth and development in the entire family.