Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan says Centre has allocated about Rs 7,000 crore in rail budget 2021-22 for Odisha

New Delhi: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan says Centre has allocated about Rs 7,000 crore in rail budget 2021-22 for Odisha. He says that huge budgetary allocation to the tune of Rs 6995.58 crore aims at early completion of the railway projects in the state.

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Rs 6995.58 crore allocated to #Odisha for various railway projects in the State. The total budget outlay for the State this year is 60% more than the last year’s outlay of Rs 4373 crore says Railways.