Rs 1,19,025 crore allocated for MHA in Union Budget 2019-20
A sum of Rs 1,19,025 crore has been allocated to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) in the Union Budget 2019-20 presented by the Union Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman in the Parliament today. The budget allocation represents an increase of Rs 5,858 crore over the RE of FY 2018-19 amount of Rs 1,13,167 crores.
This MHA budget estimate for 2019-20 includes Rs 15098 crore allocation for Union Territories.
Outlay of major schemes:
(in Rs crore)
Schemes 2018-19 (RE) 2019-20 (BE)
Modernisation of Police Forces 3192 3462
Border Area Development Programme 771 825
Freedom Fighters (pension & other benefits) 858 953
Border Infrastructure and Management 2001 2129
Police infrastructure 4836 4757
Relief & rehabilitation for migrants
& repatriates 1048 842
National Cyclone Risk Mitigation Project 3 296
Posted On: 05 JUL 2019 1:44PM by PIB Delhi