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Odishatv Bureau     6:29 pm, February 22, 2021

Odisha Budget 2021
Pro-People, Pro-Growth & Transformative Budget: Odisha CM Naveen

6:29 pm, February 22, 2021

Pro-People, Pro-Growth & Transformative Budget: Odisha CM Naveen

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik termed the annual State budget 2021 presented by Finance Minister Niranjan Pujari as a pro-people, pro-growth and transformative budget.

Taking to Twitter, he wrote, “#OdishaBudget2021 is a pro-people, pro-growth and transformative budget in our journey towards “New Odisha – Empowered Odisha.”

6:01 pm, February 22, 2021

Odisha Economy To Grow At 10-11% In 2021-22: FM

Despite the severe impact of COVID-19 pandemic, Odisha’s own revenue is estimated to register a robust growth of about 10 % during 2020-21, though there is a decline in the central transfer, said Finance Minister Niranjan Pujari in his budget speech.

5:48 pm, February 22, 2021

Rs 465 Crore MSME Push

  • MSME sector – Rs 465 crore
  • Handicraft –Rs 36 crore handloom –Rs 30 crore
  • Forest outlay – Rs 1.6k crore
  • Tourism Rs 500 crore
  • Rs 109 crore for sports infra improvement, urban sports complex planned
  • MLALAD – Rs 441 crore
  • WODC – Rs 180 crore
  • Biju KBK – Rs 250 crore
  • SETU yojana for Swabhiman Anchal– Rs 50 crore
  • Odisha language promotion – Rs 1.5 k crore
5:41 pm, February 22, 2021

Rs 969 Crore Earmarked For Food Security

Finance Minister Niranjan Pujari said Rs 969 crore has been earmarked under the food security scheme for supplying 5 kg rice and 1 kg dal to beneficiaries every month.

  • Elephant corridor power infra improvement – Rs 120 crore
  • Biju Expressway – Rs 100 crore
  • Rs 912 crore – Biju Setu Yojana
  • PMGSY – Rs 2000 crore
  • Rs 100 crore for improving airstrips in Odisha
  • Rs 100 crore each for Cuttack bus terminal & Baramunda Bus Stand
  • Police – justice  and internal security – Rs 6424 crore
  • CCTNS – Rs 30 crore
  • Land bank scheme – Rs 50 crore  of which 20 crore for Odisha economic corridor 
5:30 pm, February 22, 2021

Rs 664 Crore For Skilled In Odisha

  • MAMATA – Rs 279 crore
  • Mission Shakti – Rs 316 crore
  • Rs 2286 crore for providing nutrition to children below 6 years registered in Anganwadi centres
  • Kalia scheme – allocation slashed to Rs 1800 crore from Rs 3,195 crore in 2020-21
  • Rs 105 crore for Divayang empowerment.
  • Food security –Rs 969 core for supplying 5 kg rice and 1 kg dal every month
5:25 pm, February 22, 2021

Rs 3000 Cr for housing

  • MGNREGA – Rs 500 crore corpus fund to pay wage
  • Deen Dayal Antodaya – Rs 1270 crore
  • New scheme MUKTA  Rs 200 crore for generating employment in urban areas
  • Education and skill development – Rs 24,370 crore MDM – Rs 957 crore
  • Mo School -Rs 253 crore
5:23 pm, February 22, 2021

Focus On Drinking Water Supply

  • 70 lakh piped water supply in 2021-22 target (rural areas)
  • Drinking water – 12000 cr
  • Basudha scheme -2499 cr
  • 9 k crore for Jal Jeevan mission
  • Urban sanitation – 195 crore
5:18 pm, February 22, 2021

Rs1.256 lakh Crore Revenue Receipts

  • Rs 18465 market borrowing
  • Rs 37500 crore – state own tax
  • SCB on lines of AIIMs – 5 k bed plan in 3-years. Rs 500 crore
  • Puri Abadha scheme Rs 542 cr
  • EKAMRA scheme Lingaraj – Rs 200 cr
  • Samalei temple renovation Rs 200 cr
  • New scheme – Free treatment for Trauma Fund Rs 40 crore
5:15 pm, February 22, 2021

General Budget

  • Total expenditure planned 1.70 lakh crore
  • Rs 85 000 cr for Administrative expenditure.
  • 2021-22 capital outlay Rs 25,000 crore
5:06 pm, February 22, 2021

Rs 17468 crore Agriculture Budget

  • Animal helpline to start soon
  • Agriculture budget – 17468 crore
5:01 pm, February 22, 2021

Quick Read: Highlights

  • 23 in-stream storage structures planned
  • 2021-22 new medium irrigation scheme in Kalahandi planned in Budget 2021-22
  • PravatiGiri project – Rs 860 crore
  • Rs 3199 crore for deep bore well schemes in 2021-22
  • Rs 200 cr for climate-resilient project
  • For reviving 1000 Lift irrigation points 160 crore
  • Interest subsidy scheme for farmers – 899 crore
  • Odisha millet mission – 106 crore
  • Rs 1415 crore for fisheries and animal husbandry
  • Blue revolution -161 cr
4:57 pm, February 22, 2021

Finance Minister Niranjan Pujari Tables Odisha Budget 2021

Finance Minister Niranjan Pujari tabled the annual State Budget for the 2021-22 financial year in the State Assembly. An outlay of Rs 1800 Crore has been made for KALIA scheme.

4:20 pm, February 22, 2021

Odisha Budget 2021-22

It seems the hon’ble members of Odisha State Assembly are very happy to oblige to the British tradition of presenting the budget at 5 pm in the evening.