Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that the Budget presented in the Vidhan Sabha on Tuesday will lead the State towards the path of progress. Madhya Pradesh will move rapidly towards self-reliance. This Budget is special as it provides for a 42 percent increase in capital expenditure in the new fiscal year compared to previous year, nine new missions for Atmanirbhar Madhya Pradesh and provision of adequate funds for essential amenities in basic areas that will make life easier for citizens. This Budget is a medium to implement the motto of Sarve Bhavantu Sukhinahah Sarve Santu Niramaya.
Chouhan said that Budget of Madhya Pradesh, presented today can be considered as a symbol of peoples aspirations and expectations. This Budget is a reflection of the vision and mission of the Government. The Budget ensures rebuilding of the damaged economy after the adverse circumstances due to Corona period and the interest of the common people.
Budget that paves the way for an Atmanirbhar Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said that the resolve of building an Atmanirbhar Madhya Pradesh was taken in September 2020 to fulfill Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modis goal of Atmanirbhar Bharat. The road map of Atmanirbhar Madhya Pradesh was developed in Madhya Pradesh for which suggestions were sought from the common man based on infrastructure, health and education, economy and employment. The Budget was prepared with a long-term view based on these priorities.
Chouhan said that there are four major pillars of Atmanirbhar Madhya Pradesh under which, nine new missions will be operated. Under the physical infrastructure, Mission Nirman, Mission Gramodaya and Mission Nagarodaya will be started. Mission Niramay and Mission Bodhi will be started under Education and Health. Mission Earth, Mission Daksha and Mission Swavalamban will be started under Economy and Employment. Apart from this, a mission will also be started under an important pillar of the Atmanirbhar Madhya Pradesh roadmap called Mission Jana-gana. The Government will work round-the -clock in mission mode to achieve the goals of building a Atmanirbhar Madhya Pradesh.