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Budget 2020: Infrastructure Highlights

01 February 2020


Budget 2020: Infrastructure Highlights

·         National Logistics Policy soon

·         Delhi-Mumbai Expressway to be completed by 2023

·         Chennai-Bengaluru Expressway to be started

·         Proposal for Rs1.7 lakh crore for transport infrastructure in 2021

·         More Tejas-type trains will connect iconic tourist destinations

·         High speed rail between Mumbai and Ahmedabad will be actively pursued

·         Proposes to set up large solar power capacity alongside rail tracks

·         Rs 22,000 crore to power and energy sector in 2020-21

·         Prepaid smart meters in 3 years for electricity, consumers to choose supplier and rate

·         Rs 27,300 crore for promotion of industry and commerce