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Maharashtra Budget


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.

Maharashtra Budget 2019-20: State’s wage bill increased by 193% in last decade

June 19, 2019 5:58 am

The Maharashtra Budget on Tuesday shows that the number is now expected to reach Rs 1,51,609 crore in 2019-20.

Maharashtra Budget 2019-20: Oppostion walks out midway through Budget speech

June 19, 2019 5:58 am

The Opposition said state Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar leaked Budget on Twitter; BJP objects to disruption.

Maharashtra Budget 2019-20: Massive reach out to Dhangar community, 22 schemes worth Rs 1,000 crore announced

June 19, 2019 5:58 am

The Budget also proposes to build 10,000 homes to bring the community to mainstream; Dhangar students’ admissions to English medium schools, scholarships for foreign education.

No new taxes: Ahead of polls, Maharashtra budget focuses on farm sector

June 19, 2019 7:16 am

With state polls due in October, the farm sector, which caters to the livelihood of about 53 per cent of the state’s population, was the focal point of Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar’s Budget speech in the Legislative Assembly.

Maharashtra budget session curtailed

February 28, 2019 2:30 pm

The session will conclude on Thursday instead of March 2, as scheduled earlier, to ease pressure on police in Mumbai, Fadnavis said in the Assembly.

Budget will give no relief to drought-hit farmers: Maharashtra Opposition

February 28, 2019 2:51 am

Dhananjay Munde, NCP leader and Leader of Opposition in the Legislative Council, said the Interim Budget is disconnected from reality.

Maharashtra’s debt burden spirals by over 53 per cent

February 28, 2019 2:46 am

The present debt of the state is estimated to be 14.82 per cent of its GSDP. Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar said that last year, the debt estimate was pegged at Rs 4,61,807 crore for which a loan of Rs 54,996 crore was to be taken.