Politics

Taka 80,200cr for children in budget

SANGSAD BHABAN, Finance Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal today proposed an allocation of Taka 80,200 crore for children in the national budget for 201920 fiscal which is 15.33 percent of the national budget.

The allocation for the children in the last fiscal year was Taka 65,600 crore which indicates on an average annual allocation has increased by 11.8 percent.

The total budget on children is spent by 15 ministries and divisions.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)