The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) today approved Tk 1.81 lakh croredevelopment budget.
The amount is 14.56 per cent higher than current year’s Tk 1.58 lakh crore.
In the budget, Tk 7,000 crore was allocated to the state-owned enterprises is which is down 14.59 per cent from the current year.
Planning Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal told this to journalists after an ECNEC meeting at the NEC conference room at Sher-e-Bangla Nagar in Dhaka this afternoon.
ECNEC Chairperson and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina chaired the meeting.