Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar recently stated that the state’s Budget for 2021-22 would focus on education, health security, employment, and self-reliance, which will empower the citizens of Haryana even further.
The budget for this financial year will be presented in the state Assembly when the session starts next month. Haryana CM Khattar also told the reporters on Monday that this year’s budget will take care of all the sections of the society.
“Keeping in view the coronavirus pandemic, various stakeholders, MLAs and MPs have been asked to send their suggestions in writing to the state government by February 20. Their valuable suggestions will be incorporated in the budget,” said the chief minister.
While talking about the budget, the chief minister said that like last time, this time too, the state budget would focus more on education, and the Budget allocation for this sector will be increased. Besides this, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, health allocations will also be increased.
Union budget 2021 on education
The Union Budget 2021 was announced in the parliament by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on February 1, 2021, for the financial year 2021-22. She also proposed several ideas and allocations for the education sector in India.
The finance minister proposed the setting up of a central university in Leh to make higher education more accessible in Ladakh. She also talked about the establishment of 100 new Sainik schools across the country to improve the quality of school education.
FM Nirmala Sitharaman further talked about the establishment of the Higher Education Commission this year, which is set to replace regulatory bodies like the University Grants Commission (UGC) and the All Indian Council for Technical Education (AICTE).
Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently also talked about the establishment of one medical college and one technical institute in each state which will impart education in the area’s mother tongue, to promote the usage of native languages in India.
(With PTI inputs)
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