UP Budget 2020: Yogi govt earmarks Rs 783 cr for education in minority-dominated areas, Rs 479 cr set aside for modernisation of madrasas

The Budget also has a provision of Rs 479 crore for educational facilities for modern subjects, besides religious education in recognised Madrasas and Maktabs.

Press Trust of India February 19, 2020 12:32:07 IST
UP Budget 2020: Yogi govt earmarks Rs 783 cr for education in minority-dominated areas, Rs 479 cr set aside for modernisation of madrasas
  • The Uttar Pradesh government has earmarked Rs 783 crore in its 2020-21 budget for improvement of education and basic infrastructure facilities under the Pradhanmantri Jan Vikas Karyakram in minority-dominated areas

  • The Budget also has a provision of Rs 479 crore for educational facilities for modern subjects, besides religious education in recognised Madarsas and Maktabs

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has earmarked Rs 783 crore in its 2020-21 budget for improvement of education and basic infrastructure facilities under the 'Pradhanmantri Jan Vikas Karyakram' in minority-dominated areas.

"The budget has a provision of Rs 783 crore for improvement of education, sanitation, health, drinking water and basic infrastructure facilities under PM Jan Vikas Karkyakram in minority-dominated areas," Finance Minister Suresh Khanna said in his budget speech.

The Budget also has a provision of Rs 479 crore for educational facilities for modern subjects, besides religious education in recognised Madrasas and Maktabs.

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