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Budget: Central schemes outlay sees rise despite talks of rationalisation

The new centrally sponsored schemes include Mission Shakti, Saksham Anganwadi, Poshan 2.0, and Rashtriya Pashudhan Vikash Yojana

Budget 2021 | welfare schemes | central schemes

Dilasha Seth  |  New Delhi 

welfare schemes, budget, expenditure, children, schools
The number of centrally sponsored schemes have increased to 35 from 30 in FY21 and Central sector schemes to 704 from 685

While Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman suggested rationalisation of centrally sponsored schemes and central sector schemes, the outlay to these have in fact seen a sharp growth in 2021-22.



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First Published: Tue, February 02 2021. 01:46 IST