(Video) Rajya Sabha TV (RSTV) The Big Picture: Roadmap to Implement Infra Projects

(Video) Rajya Sabha TV (RSTV) The Big Picture: Roadmap to Implement Infra Projects

Topic: Roadmap to Implement Infra Projects

Guest:

  • Tanmoy Chakrabarty, (Chairman, Urban Transformation, FICCI Committee)
  • Sudhir Krishna, (Former Secretary, Ministry of Urban Development, GoI)
  • Subhomoy Bhattacharjee, (Consulting Editor, The Business Standard)

Topic Description:

The Union Budget 2021-222 gave the much-needed fillip to the infrastructure sector. With 34.5% more allocation than last year, the Finance Minister has given equal emphasis to all physical infrastructure including roads and highways, railways, urban infrastructure, power, port, shipping and airways, and petroleum and natural gas. Among the slew of measures that the Finance Minister announced included setting up of a Development Finance Institution, allowing large-scale asset monetisation, and allocating the highest-ever capital expenditure of Rs 1.08 lakh crore for building highways. The infrastructure push is expected to not just boost India’s post-pandemic economic recovery, but also create jobs. However, this requires an effective implementation.

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Courtesy: RSTV