Union Budget 2020: Allocation For J&K At Rs 30,757 Crore; Ladakh At Rs 5,958 Crore

Presenting the Union Budget for 2020-21, Ms Sitharaman also said the government has earmarked Rs 100 crore for hosting G-20 Summit in the country.

Union Budget 2020: Allocation For J&K At Rs 30,757 Crore; Ladakh At Rs 5,958 Crore

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman made the announcement in her budget speech.

New Delhi:

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said the Centre has proposed allocation of Rs 30,757 crore for Jammu and Kashmir, and Rs 5,958 crore for Ladakh for fiscal 2020-21.

Presenting the Union Budget for 2020-21, Ms Sitharaman also said the government has earmarked Rs 100 crore for hosting G-20 Summit in the country.

She also said a national policy on statistics will be brought in and added that data must have credibility.

The finance minister also proposed major reform in recruitment of non-gazetted staff.