Bandhu Prakalpa | Hasir Alo | Chai Sundari Scheme in West Bengal Budget 2020-2021

Published on: 2020-02-11 15:22:42

Bandhu Prakalpa | Hasir Alo | Chai Sundari Scheme in West Bengal Budget 2020-2021

West Bengal government has announced 3 new schemes in the WB Budget 2020-2021 presented on 10 February 2020. These schemes are Bandhu Prakalpa Pension Scheme for scheduled caste, Hasir Alo Free Electricity Scheme for poor & Chai Sundari Housing Scheme for tea garden workers. These 3 welfare schemes in WB state will benefit nearly 42 lakh people. Mamata Banerjee led West Bengal govt. has presented 2,55,677 crore Budget for FY 2020-21. West Bengal GDP is 10.4 which is nearly twice that of national average.

Till date, the West Bengal state govt. had generated 9,11,000 employment opportunities. SC community would be benefited from Bandu Prakalpa Pension Scheme, poor people will benefit from Hasir Alo free electricity scheme while tea garden workers would be benefited from Chai Sundari Housing Scheme.

Here we are providing you the complete details of Bandhu Prakalpa, Hasir Alo and Chai Sundari Scheme in West Bengal.

West Bengal Bandhu Prakalpa, Hasir Alo, Chai Sundari Scheme

Below are the complete details of schemes launched in West Bengal Budget 2020-2021:-

WB Finance Minister said that in FY 2019-20, central devolution was 11,213 crores, Grants were 37,973 crore while GST compensation was 1,300 crore. Accordingly, the central govt. has denied Rs. 50,486 crore to West Bengal. In addition to this, central govt. had denied Rs. 38,000 crore to West Bengal state. Thus the total denied amount by central govt. to West Bengal stands at Rs. 89,000 crore.

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