Examine some of the major features of Andhra Pradesh budget for the FY 2020-21 with special reference to fiscal deficit situation of the state

The Finance Minister, Mr. Buggana Rajendranath, presented the Budget for Andhra Pradesh for the financial year 2020-21 on June 16, 2020. Budget Highlights The Gross State Domestic Product of Andhra Pradesh for 2019-20 (at current prices) is projected to be Rs 9,72,782 crore. This is Read More …

Highlight the areas of central assistance to Andhra Pradesh under the provision of Andhra Pradesh Reorganization Act and Fourteenth Finance Commission?

There are 14 assurances in the main sections of the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014. Out of them, partly implemented are – Special Development Package for 7 districts , Polavaram, Educational Institutions and Infrastructure Projects, Tax incentives and Support for Read More …

Give an account of the objectives of Prime Minister Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) and the benefits received under this scheme.

The Prime Minister Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) is a Central Sector Scheme funded by the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises. PMEGP is a central sector scheme being administered by the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MoMSME). Read More …

Define public debt and give its components with reference to Indian government? Explain trends in public debt since 2010 onwards.

All liabilities of Central Government contracted against the Consolidated Fund of India is defined as Public Debt. Components of Public Debt Public debt is further classified into internal and external debt. Internal debt is categorised into marketable and non-marketable debt. Read More …