In Assam Budget, 1 Lakh Aid For Covid Victims’ Families, No New Tax

In Assam Budget, 1 Lakh Aid For Covid Victims’ Families, No New Tax


Ajanta Neog is the primary girl finance minister of Assam.


Assam’s first girl Finance Minister Ajanta Neog introduced the primary finances of the brand new authorities on Friday. The Assam authorities tabled the Rs 566.20 crore deficit finances within the state meeting with out proposing any new tax on the general public.

While studying out the budgetary proposals, Ms Neog stated that she is following the footsteps of her predecessor who had determined to not tax the general public in his budgets.

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma was the Finance Minister within the earlier Sarbananda Sonowal authorities.

A compensation of Rs 1 lakh every was allotted for the members of the family of those that died resulting from COVID-19 within the finances.

The finances additionally promised sensible cellphone to Class 9 and 10 college students in authorities colleges and one lakh recruitments in authorities jobs.

Micro finance mortgage waiver for economically susceptible was additionally introduced within the finances.

For a flood free Assam, the finances additionally talked about a mission to construct 1000km of embankments and roads.

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