BHUBANESWAR: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday described the 2021-22 budget as pro-people, pro-growth and transformative budget within the State’s journey in direction of “New Odisha -Empowered Odisha”. Stating that the majority of final 12 months was misplaced in Covid lockdowns, the Chief Minister stated from that situation to current a holistic, fiscally prudent budget for Rs 1.76 lakh crore is nothing in need of sensible. He congratulated everybody concerned in budget making.
The Chief Minister had stated whereas replying to the dialogue on thanks movement to the Governor’s tackle that the State revenues have elevated by 7.3 per cent in comparison with the corresponding interval final 12 months. He stated that Odisha is in a significantly better place in comparison with many states within the nation within the face of the pandemic.