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FinMin gives nod to 11 states to borrow additional Rs 15,721 cr

The Finance Ministry has permitted 11 states to borrow an additional amount of Rs 15,721 crore after these states achieved the capital expenditure target set for the June quarter. These states are Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Haryana, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Rajasthan and Uttarakhand. “11 states…. have achieved the target set by the Ministry of Finance for the capital expenditure in the 1st Quarter of 2021-22. As an incentive, these States have been granted permission by the Department of Expenditure to borrow an additional amount of Rs 15,721 crore,” the Ministry said in a statement.

News Source:- https://www.financialexpress.com/economy/finmin-gives-nod-to-11-states-to-borrow-additional-rs-15721-cr/2329870/