Over Rs 257 crore allocated for Personnel Ministry in Union Budget 2021
- Indian Masterminds Bureau
- Published on 3 Feb 2021, 3:08 pm IST
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The Centre has allocated over Rs 257 crore to the Personnel Ministry for the next financial year.
- Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman
The Centre has allocated over Rs 257 crore to the Personnel Ministry for the next financial year. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday tabled the Union Budget 2021 in Parliament. The amount has been allocated for domestic and foreign training of bureaucrats and augmenting necessary infrastructure.
Rs 178.32 crore has been earmarked for upgradation of the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration (LBSNAA) in Mussoorie, augmentation of training facilities at the Delhi-based Institute of Secretariat Training and Management (ISTM), and the National Programme for Civil Services & Capacity Building, among others.
A total of Rs 79.03 crore has been provided to the ministry for 2021-22 to meet establishment-related expenditure of the ISTM, the LBSNAA and training division of the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT).
The Central Administrative Tribunals (CATs) have been allocated Rs 122.03 crore for 2021-22 to meet establishment-related expenditure.
It has been given Rs 121.03 crore for the current financial year, as per the revised estimates for 2020-21.
The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has been allocated Rs 382.59 crore for 2021-22 to meet establishment-related expenditure.
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