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|
|Relief & rehabilitation for migrants & repatriates||1048||842|
|National Cyclone Risk Mitigation Project||3||296|