Tk 32,101 crore proposed for defence

SANGSAD BHABAN, The government has allocated Taka

32,101 crore for the Ministry of Defence, Armed Forces Division and other

services, in the proposed budget for the fiscal (FY) 20192020.

The allocation is Taka 1,400 crore higher than the revised budget of the

previous FY 201819 of Taka 30,701 crore.

Of the total amount of Taka 32,101 crore allocated in the FY 201920, Taka

30,765 crore has been allocated for the Defence Services, Taka 1,298 crore

for other services and Taka 38 crore for the Armed Forces Division.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)