Union Budget 2021 | Rs 3,726 crore allocated for forthcoming Census: FM Nirmala Sitharaman
Presenting the Union Budget for 2021-22, the finance minister said the government is also working on a national language translation initiative.
February 01, 2021 / 01:56 PM IST
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The government has allocated Rs 3,726 crore for forthcoming Census, which will be the first digital census, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Monday.
Presenting the Union Budget for 2021-22, she said the government is also working on a national language translation initiative.
Sitharaman also announced a deep ocean mission with an outlay of more than Rs 4,000 crore over five years.
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In other measures, she said the government has also proposed to set up a conciliatory mechanism for quick resolution of contractual disputes.
Further, the government also proposed to introduce National Nursing and Midwifery Commission Bill, Sitharaman said.