NEW DELHI: The authorities on Sunday launched an extra Rs 40,000 crore allocation for the agricultural employment guarantee plan to serve provide jobs to migrant workers returning house.
Asserting fifth and final tranche of the economic stimulus equipment, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman stated the allocation for MGNREGS is being elevated by Rs 40,000 crore over and above the Rs 61,000 cr budgeted earlier.
Additionally, public expenditure on effectively being shall be elevated, she stated without giving minute print. Investments in grassroot effectively being institutions to be ramped up, she added.
She stated a programme for multi-mode entry to digital or online education to be launched precise now.
Additionally, one earmarked TV channel per class from 1 to 12 (one class, one channel) shall be fragment of this, she stated.
Prime-100 universities shall be permitted to automatically start online programs by Would possibly possibly possibly possibly presumably 30, 2020, the minister stated.