Rs 1,03,927 allocated to MHA in 2019-20 budget

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For the first time, the allocation for the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) in the Budget has exceeded Rs 1 lakh crores. The Interim Budget 2019-20 was presented by the Union Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs, Railways & Coal, Shri Piyush Goyal in Parliament today. The MHA has been allocated Rs 1,03,927 crores. This is Rs 10,477 crore more than the Budget allocated for the MHA last year.  As per the Revised Estimates for 2018-19, the MHA expenditure has been pegged at 99,034 crores:

(Rs in crore)

 

Ministry 2017-18

Actuals

2018-19

BE

2018-19

RE

2019-20

BE

MHA 87,547 93,450 99,034 1,03,927

 

Given below is the budget allocation for some of the major schemes of MHA:

(Rs in crore)

 

Scheme 2017-18

Actuals

2018-19

BE

2018-19

RE

2019-20

BE

Modernisation of Police Forces 2,546 3,157 3,192 3,378
Police Infrastructure 4,545 4,750 4,836 5,117
Border Infrastructure and management 2,022 1,750 2,001 2,000
Border Area Development Programme 1,100 771 771 825
Relief and Rehabilitation for migrants and repatriates 1,057 787 1,048 809
Freedom Fighters (pension and other benefits) 760 775 858 953
Mission for Protection and Empowerment for Women 945 1,366 1,156 1,330

Transfer of resources to States and UTs with legislature for Disaster Relief is as per table below:

 

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