Capital expenditure increased to provide 5.54 lakh crores
A professionally managed Development Financial Institution will be set up to provide, enable and to act as catalyst for infrastructure financing. A sum of 20,000 crore rupees to be provided to capitalise this institution.
A “National Monetization Pipeline” of potential brownfield infrastructure assets will be launched to provide visibility to investors.
Capital expenditure steeply increased to provide 5.54 lakh crores which is 34.5 per cent more than the Budget Estimate of 2020-21. Over and above this expenditure, more than 2 lakh crores is to be provided to States and Autonomous Bodies for their Capital Expenditure.