Thanked the Chief Minister and Finance Minister for the historic determination for ladies and nice presents to Barnala district
Barnala: Senior Congress chief Kewal Singh Dhillon termed the budget introduced by Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal underneath the management of Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh within the Punjab Vidhan Sabha yesterday as a pro-farmer, pro-ladies, pro-poor and pro-worker budget. He additionally thanked the Chief Minister and the Finance Minister for making this historic determination for ladies and rendering big presents to the Barnala district. Referring to the presents acquired by Barnala in a press assertion issued right here in the present day, Kewal Singh Dhillon mentioned that it has been determined to offer extra beds within the current MCH wings of the District Hospital, Barnala. A complete of Rs. 55 crore has been granted for this venture for 5 cities together with Barnala. This will additional enhance well being services. It has been declared to arrange a Working Women’s Hostel at Barnala to offer reduction to working ladies.
Dhillon mentioned that Barnala is the literary capital of the state whose writers have made the Punjabi language distinguished on this planet. The Punjab Government has determined to extend the quantity of Punjabi Sahitya Ratna Award from Rs. 10 lakhs to Rs. 20 lakhs and the quantity of Shiromani Award from Rs. 5 lakhs to Rs. 10 lakhs. In addition, the Best Printing Book Award has been elevated from Rs. 11,000 to Rs. 21,000, help to the dependent households of the deceased writer of Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu has been elevated from Rs. 2500 to Rs. 15000, Subsidy for needy writers of Hindi and Urdu for publishing their manuscripts has been elevated from Rs. 15,000 to Rs. 30,000. The Congress authorities has thus far not solely waived the debt of 5 lakh 64 thousand farmers to the tune of Rs. 4624 crore but in addition on this budget the federal government goes to waive the debt of 1 lakh 13 thousand farmers to the tune of Rs 1186 crore. At the identical time, the announcement of Rs 526 crore debt waiver for landless farm staff is a main pro-farmer determination. He additionally determined to implement the Sixth Pay Commission by giving a big present to the staff for which a provision of Rs.9000 crore has been made within the budget.