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Budget deficit Rs 1,385.77 cr

Chief minister Tarun Gogoi said that the budget this year will be Rs 1,385.77 crore.

In his hour long budget speech in assembly, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said, “Rs 52,696.81 crore is on revenue account and the remaining Rs 4,614.58 crore is under capital account.”

The 2014-15 budget estimate shows a receipt of Rs 57,311.39 crore under the consolidated fund of the state.

He said that adding Rs 3,29,365.94 crore receipt of under public account and of Rs 50 crore under contingency fund, the aggregate receipts amount stands at Rs 3,86,727.33 crore.

The total expenditure from the consolidated fund of the state in 2014-15 is estimated at Rs 58,104.54 crore, he said.

According to Gogoi, “taking into account the expenditure of Rs 3,29,958.56 crore under public account and Rs 50 crore under contingency fund, the aggregate expenditure for the year is estimated at Rs 3,88,113.10 crore.”

 

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