UP Budget 2021: UP’s budget is Rs 38 thousand crores more than the last financial year
Lucknow: Yogi Adityanath government of Uttar Pradesh presented a huge budget in the budget session of the Legislature on Monday. After getting approval from the Cabinet, Finance Minister Suresh Kumar Khanna presented the largest budget ever in Vidhan Bhavan. Finance Minister Suresh Kumar Khanna started the budget speech after the approval of Speaker Hayanarayan Dixit in the Assembly.
Finance Minister Suresh Kumar Khanna presented the budget of Uttar Pradesh in one hour and 40 minutes. Khanna presented a total budget of 5 lakh 50 thousand 270 crores for 2021-2022. Earlier, in the financial year 2020-21, the budget was Rs 5.12 lakh crore. In this way, the budget of this financial year is 38 thousand crore rupees more than the previous year.
State Deputy CM Dr. Dinesh Sharma will read the budget speech in the Legislative Council. Finance Minister Suresh Kumar Khanna has presented a budget of Rs 5 lakh 50 thousand 270 crores 78 lakh. Finance Minister Suresh Khanna presented the fifth and final budget of the Yogi Adityanath government. Finance Minister Suresh Kumar Khanna said that the financial year 2021-22 budget of 5 lakh 50 thousand 270 crores 78 lakh is an important step towards ensuring the overall development of Uttar Pradesh and making the state economy a one trillion dollar economy.
Finance Minister Suresh Kumar Khanna said that a lot of historical work has been done in the Corona transition period in the state. The government gave maintenance allowance to 54 lakh people. With this, 29.58 crore man-days were created in MNREGA. 40 million migrant workers were sent by roadways to their homes. He said that 2020 has been a challenge for the whole world. Along with this, the police department along with the state’s medical system also worked on a large scale.
Khanna said that the government is very serious about the health of the people of the state. A provision of 1950 crores is proposed for this. New Lab to be set up at Sanjay Gandhi PGI, Lucknow. With this, nine medical colleges are being constructed. A separate new arrangement will be made for diabetic patients at PGI Lucknow.
Compassion on farmers: The Finance Minister said in the budget speech that crops that are more productive in the state will be identified. Farmer production organizations will be established at the block level. One hundred crore rupees will also be given for this. Apart from this, he has announced that farmers will be given Rs 700 crore for a free water facility. Also, it has been announced to give loans to farmers at a discounted price. The Finance Minister said that an amount of 600 crore rupees has been proposed under the Chief Minister Krishak Accident Welfare Scheme launched with the aim of providing social security to the farmers of the state. The government has waived off the loans of farmers along with the farmer’s pension. Now the Chief Minister Krishak Accident Welfare Scheme has been started with a view to providing social security to the farmers of the state. An amount of 600 crores has been proposed for this. Farmers were given a Samman Nidhi of Rs.26 million.
Focus on the development of Ayodhya and Airport: Yogi Adityanath Sarkar State’s focus is on air connectivity with Ayodhya. In the budget, the government has given Rs 2,000 crore for the Jewar Airport of Greater Noida and Rs 101 crore for Maryada Purushottam Shriram Airport in Ayodhya. With this Chitrakoot and Sonbhadra Airport will be activated in 2021. The airport to be built in Ayodhya will be named Maryada Purushottam Shriram Airport. 140 crore has been given for the development of Ayodhya along with the airport. A national inspiration site will be developed at a cost of 50 crores in Lucknow, while 100 million has been arranged for the metro in Varanasi-Gorakhpur.
Allocation of Rs 20 crores for construction of Advocate Chamber in various districts. A corpus fund of Rs five crore has been allocated for the welfare of young advocates. Atal schools will be opened in all the mandals of the state. Along with this, 2000 rupees are proposed in the Atal Drinking Water Scheme. There is a provision of 15 thousand crores for the Jalajivan Mission. A budget of 22 crores is proposed for Arogya Water in the state. In the Abhyudaya Yojana, the selected candidates will be given a tablet on a merit basis for the preparation of competitive examinations. 1107 rupees will be given to Purvanchal Expressway.
While presenting the budget, Finance Minister Suresh Kumar Khanna said that the budget of 2020-21 is dedicated to youth and employment. They are giving protection to every woman of the state. The government is taking tough action against the culprits. The budget provides for the goal of making UP self-reliant. Their grievances are being dealt with rapidly. More than 6800 crore rupees have been sent to the accounts of farmers. A provision of Rs 400 crore has been made in the budget for affordable loans to farmers.
How many budgets received
1200 crores for Kanya Sumangal Yojana
32 crores for women power centers
25 crores for the stadium in the village
Free hostel facility in Sanskrit schools
600 crore provision for insurance
20 crores for Advocate’s Chamber
700 crores for the state’s canals
32 crores for digital health mission
1107 crores for Purvanchal Expressway
950 crores for under-construction medical colleges
20 crores for tourism in Chitrakoot
100 crores for tourism in Varanasi
142 crores for CM Jan Arogya Yojana
Department-wise budget details of state government
Culture and charitable work – 364 crores: Arrangement of Rs. 15 crores for the centenary year-long event of the centenary of the Chauri-Chaura incident in Gorakhpur. A provision of Rs 300 crore for the access road to the Shri Ram Janmabhoomi Temple Ayodhya Dham in Ayodhya. Arrangement of eight crore rupees for the construction of Uttar Pradesh Tribal Museum in Lucknow and four crores for the freedom struggle museums in Shahjahanpur. Uttar Pradesh Gaurav Samman will be awarded to any noted writer and artist who has not been awarded any award till now. A maximum of five persons will be honored each year. Each person honored will be awarded a sum of Rs 11 lakh.
Tourism Department- 450 crores: A provision of hundred crores for the development and beautification of tourism facilities in Ramnagari Ayodhya. A provision of Rs 100 crore for the development and beautification of tourism facilities in Varanasi. A provision of 200 crores for the Chief Minister Tourism Destination Scheme. A provision of 20 crores for various schemes of tourism development in Chitrakoot. Apart from this, a provision of Rs 30 crore for site development in Vindhyachal and Naimisharanya.
Forest and Environment Department – Rs. 1065 crore: Target to increase forest cover and tree cover by 15 percent by the year 2030. The target of the plantation of 2021 and 2022 is set at 65 35 crores. Budget provision of Rs 600 crores for the reactive afforestation plan. A provision of 400 crore rupees to encourage social forestry program.
Social Welfare Department – Rs. 5030 crore: Provision of Rs. 3100 crore under old age and farmer pension scheme in the state. A provision of Rs 500 crore under the National Family Benefit Scheme. A provision of Rs. 1430 crore under the scholarship scheme of Scheduled Castes, East, North and North, and General Classes.
Earlier, a cabinet meeting was held on Monday before the budget of the Uttar Pradesh government headed by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. The meeting approved the budget 2021-22.
After this, along with Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Finance Minister Suresh Khanna and other ministers left for Vidhan Bhavan. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath called a cabinet meeting at his government residence before presenting the budget in the house. The budget session of the Legislature will run till March 10.
Finance Minister Suresh Kumar Khanna performed pooja in his house before going to the cabinet meeting at the official residence of CM Yogi Adityanath before presenting the Uttar Pradesh government’s budget. Finance Minister Suresh Khanna read. The Finance Minister carried out the puja with a budget bag, during which he had an iPad with a budget bag in his hand. He said that this time too the focus is on Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas. The Yogi Adityanath government takes care of the interests of every class. Khanna said that it is the effort of our government that all 33 crore people of Uttar Pradesh should get the benefit of the budget.
Finance Minister Suresh Kumar Khanna has prepared the budget amidst the pressure of the Covid-19 epidemic and the echo of the long farmer movement. This time an iPad has been provided to all MLAs and Legislative Council members to see the budget. Along with this, a large screen has been installed in Vidhan Bhavan, on which members will be able to see a glimpse of the budget. The budget session of the state government began on 18 February with the address of Governor Anandiben Patel. In which members of both houses were present.
The budget on the mobile app as well: This budget of the UP government will also be available on the app. The Yogi government’s budget of 2021-22 can also be seen on the mobile app. The government has prepared a ‘UP government budget’ app for this. This app can be downloaded from Google Play Store.
First paperless budget in the history of the state: The Yogi Adityanath government will present the budget for the financial year 2021-22 in both houses of the Legislature on Monday. Finance Minister Suresh Kumar Khanna will present the budget at 11 am in the Legislative Assembly and Leader of the Legislative Council, Dr. Dinesh Sharma. This will be the fifth and last full budget of the government. It will also be the first paperless budget in the history of the state.