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Telangana Budget 2017-18: Govt allocate Rs 30 cr for journalists welfare

HYDERABAD: Journalists led by Telangana State Press Academy Chairman Allam Narayana have thanked Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao for allocating Rs. 30 crore for the journalists’ welfare in the budget.

The journalists met the Chief Minister in Pragathi Bhavan and thanked him.

The minister and MLAs from Karimnagar also met the Chief Minister and thanked him for allocating Rs. 1.93 Crore to develop Maner River Front under Maner Dam on the lines of Sabarmati River Front in Ahmedabad.

The total proposed budget is Rs. 506 crore.

Dr. K.V. Ramanachary, IAS (Retd.), Chairman and Vanam Jwala Narasimha Rao, Vice-Chairman of the Telangana Brahmin Samkshema Parishad have conveyed their heartfelt thanks to the Chief Minister and Minister for Finance Etela Rajender for allocating Rs. 100.00 crores to the Telangana Brahmin Samkshema Parishad, in the budget for the financial year 2017-18.

Budget Highlights
For Developmental Work: Rs 88038 crore
For Administration: Rs 61607 crore
Allocation for Education: Rs 12705 crore
For Irrigation: Rs 20000 crore
For agriculture: Rs 5942 crore
For Power Sector: 4203 crore
For Urban Development: Rs 5599 crore
For Industrial development: Rs 985 crore
Mission Bhagiratha: Rs 3000 crore
For Health Sector: Rs 5976 crore
For fees reimbursement: Rs 1339 crore.
For Minority Welfare: Rs 1249 crore
For BC welfare: Rs 5070 crore
For SC Welfare: Rs 14375 crore
For ST Welfare: Rs 8165 crore
For handloom sector: Rs 1200 crore
For Women and Child Welfare: Rs 1731 crore
Brahmin Welfare: Rs 100 crore
For Journalist welfare: Rs 30 crore
For Musi River Front Development: Rs 350 crore