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Last Updated : Feb 01, 2020 11:16 PM IST | Source: Moneycontrol.com

Budget 2020: Govt allots Rs 30,757 crore for Jammu & Kashmir, Rs 6,000 crore for Ladakh

Following the abrogation of Article 370 on August 5, 2019, the state of Jammu and Kashmir was converted into a UT.


The government has allocated Rs 30,757 crore for Jammu and Kashmir, and Rs 5,958 crore for Ladakh, both of which are new Union Territories (UTs).

Following the abrogation of Article 370 on August 5, 2019, the state of Jammu and Kashmir was converted into a UT. Ladakh, whch was part of the state, was formed as a separate UT.

Jamyang Tsering Namgyal, member of Parliament (MP) for Ladakh and member of the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP), tweeted about the funds allocated for the UT.

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First Published on Feb 1, 2020 01:08 pm
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