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Budget 2020: Rs 30,757 Cr Allocated for J&K, Ladakh at Rs 5,958 Cr

Sitharaman also said the government has earmarked Rs 100 crore for hosting G-20 Summit in the country.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday, 1 February said the Centre has proposed allocation of Rs 30,757 crore for Jammu and Kashmir, and Rs 5,958 crore for Ladakh for fiscal 2020-21.

Presenting the Union Budget for 2020-21, Sitharaman also said the government has earmarked Rs 100 crore for hosting G-20 Summit in the country.

She also said a national policy on statistics will be brought in and added that data must have credibility.

The finance minister also proposed major reform in recruitment of non-gazetted staff.

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