Union Budget 2021
<p>Chandigarh, Feb 28 (PTI) The Budget Session of the Punjab Assembly, starting from Monday, is likely to witness fireworks, with the opposition deciding to corner the Amarinder Singh-led government over its failure to honour its poll promises despite completing four years of its term.</p>
<p>Bengaluru, Feb 28 (PTI) Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Sunday said, the upcoming state budget that will be presented on March 8, will focus on welfare of women and their development.</p>
<p>Mumbai, Feb 28 (PTI) Health care activists in Maharashtra have demanded an increase in the public health budget by one-and-a-half times and implementation of a central government's legislation which provides for capping treatment rates in private hospitals.</p>
<p>New Delhi, Feb 28 (PTI) Education budgets were cut by 65 per cent of low and lower-middle income countries after the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic while only 33 per cent of high and upper-middle income countries did so, according to a report by the World Bank.</p>
<p>Mumbai, Feb 28 (PTI) The Budget session of the Maharashtra Legislature will begin on Monday under the shadow of a surge in COVID-19 cases in the state, and is likely to be a stormy affair with the opposition BJP expected to corner the state government over various issues.</p>
TTD chairman YV Subba Reddy said 'Aarjitha Sevas' of Lord Venkateswara will resume from Telugu new year Ugadi on April 13, which had earlier been stopped during the coronavirus lockdown.
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In an exclusive conversation on India Revival Mission, Rakesh Mohan, former deputy governor of RBI joins in to discuss about thr upcoming budget 2021 and the priorities for Finance Minister. He said that the objective of the finance minister has to be a resumption of the economy to pre-COVID level. Rolling our vaccination programme in credible manner is must. An adequate funding is needed for states and Centre for vaccination. Government should aim to subside private sector for vaccination. Also, continued protection of poorer sections through high allocation MNREGA and DBT sbould be looked at. There is no information available on the sectors where jobs market didn't recover. Government will work out schemes to revise informal sector. There is a Global disconnect between markets and real economy. Tune in to know more!
<p>Panaji, Feb 27 (PTI) The budget session of the Goa Legislative Assembly will be held between March 24 and April 16, an official said on Saturday.</p>
<p>Patna, Feb 26 (PTI) The Bihar assembly on Friday passed the Rs 19,370.03 crore second supplementary budget for the 2020-21 fiscal by voice vote.</p>
<p>Ahmedabad, Feb 26 (PTI) The month-long budget session of the Gujarat Assembly would begin on March 1 and the budget for the financial year 2021-22 will be presented on March 3, officials said on Friday.</p>