Presenting the budget in the state Assembly, he said that Rs 239. 50 crore was earmarked for maintenance of roads while Rs 657.64 crore for ongoing road construction as well as construction of new roads.
Another Rs 366.77 crore was allocated under Externally Aided Projects (EAP) for construction of roads and other infrastructure work with fund from the World Bank and the Asian Development Bank.
He said that Rs 750 crore was allocated for implementation of the New Economic Development Policy (NEDP).
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