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Finance Minister K. M. Mani presents Kerala Budget for the year 2013-2014

1year2Finance Minister K. M. Mani presents Kerala Budget for the year 2013-2014

Special burn treatment centres in medical colleges

Free generic medicine project in all taluk hospitals

Research Centre at Thiruvananthapuram Engineering College


Rs 55 Cr for Kollam, Alappuzha bypasses

Chemical toilets in boats of water Department

Rs 117 Cr for Vallarpadom-Kozhikode coastal Highway

Rs 100 Cr aid for KSRTC to tide over difficult situation

Roads to build cycle path with Private-Public participation

Rs 10 Cr for modern parking facility in towns

Rs 25 Cr Kumarakom-Nedumbassery State Highway

Aid to those who get patents

Research and inventions will be encouraged

Rs 20 Cr for young entrepreneurs

Agricultural product insurance scheme to cover all farm products

10 district to have units for producing Neera from coconut tree

Rs 50 Cr for new dam at Mullaperiyar

Rs 400 Cr for constructing check dams to solve water shortage

Fish malls in Thiruvananthapuram, Kochi, Kozhikode

Rs 10 Cr for fish-processing centers

Plastic to be collected for processing; Interest free loan up to Rs 20 lakhs for societies

Rs 35 Cr meat processing plant in Chalakkudy

Housing loan subsidy for journalists raised to Rs 1 lakh

Journalist pension raised to Rs 7000

Erattupetta Panchayat to become Municipality

Permanent steel bridge for Aluva Manalppuram; Rs 5 Cr allotted

KSFE to implement employment scheme for diaspora

Mangalya Nidhi for marriage of poor people; Rs 20,000 as aid

Integrated Insurance programme for all families

Vytilla model Mobility Hubs in important towns

'Thripty fair price food stalls to sell food packets for Rs 20

Solar power generation will be extended

Coastal ship transport will be encouraged; 5 ports to be developed

Rs 100 Cr for 50 modern fish markets

Rs 3 Cr for protection of fishermen

Tax rebate for houses with rain water harvest facility

Punishment to people who employ children as beggars

Shelter homes to accommodate beggars

Education loan interest discount for APL families too

Old age and farmer's pension increased

Rs 25 crore allocated for agri malls in important cities

Risk insurance for agriculture loans; confiscation to be banned

Permission to begin 10,000 integrated hi-tech agriculture centers

Individuals excluded from agriculture taxes

Rs 14 crore allocated for Supplyco to start two rice mills

Interest free loan assured to small scale farmers

14 hi-tech agriculture villages to be started. Rs 3 crore financial assistance for a village

Small scale farmers loan waived with immediate effect

Progress in the Growth sector, Rs 8,000 crore to be invested in Capital sector

Reduction in exports affects agriculture negatively

Revenue willl increase by imposing taxes to more sectors

Growth rate at 9.5%