Karnataka Budget 2018-19

  • 16:05

    Former Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah reacts on Budget

  • 15:36

    Health and Family Welfare

  • 15:32
  • 15:30
  • 15:30

    Agriculture

  • 15:28
  • 15:27
  • 15:24

    Skill development

  • 15:23

    Primary and Secondary education

  • 15:22

    Higher Education

  • 15:21

    Social Welfare

  • 15:19
  • 14:42

    Zero Budget Natural Farming: Rs 50 cr for the system where farmers do not use farm implements brought from the market; UNEP has come forward to give technical assistance through Sustainable India Finance Facility

  • 14:40

    Karnataka State Farmers Advisory Committee: will have two progressive farmers from each district with whom CM will discuss once in two months and try to find solutions to their problems

  • 14:35

    Indira Canteens: action taken to open 247 canteens in all taluk and district head quarters at a cost of Rs 211 crore.

  • 14:33

    5,000 sites have been allotted in Nadaprabhu Kempegowda Layout and allotment of remaining 5,000 sites is in progress.

  • 14:32

    “Mathru Poorna” scheme: nutritious hot cooked meals to pregnant women and lactating mothers

  • 14:31

    “Hobligondu Vasathi Shale” scheme: 270 new residential schools for SC/ST children

  • 14:16

    Karnataka Budget highlights

  • 13:46

    "It is a Hassan, Ramanagara and Mandya budget": Jagadish Shettar, former CM

  • 13:45

    Furious BJP leaders slam budget, ask if CM is restricted to Old Mysore region

  • 13:37

    Kumaraswamy concludes Budget speech

  • 13:30

    English medium classes will be conducted along with existing Kannada medium classes in govt Kannada primary schools

  • 13:28

    Anganwadi centres under women and child welfare department will be strengthened as 'Balasnehi' centres

  • 12:51

    Education: Rs 150 cr special package to repair govt primary, high-school and PU college buildings

  • 12:46

    Kayaka scheme: Loan of up to Rs 10 lakh to enhance skill development and entrepreneurship skills in SHGs on cluster model or individually

  • 12:44

    Rs 190 crore for a scheme to safeguard interests of coconut growers

  • 12:43

    Israel model of irrigation to be adopted across 5000 hectares each in Karwar, Tumakuru, Yadgir and Haveri districts at a cost of Rs 150 crore

  • 12:22

    Annabhagya scheme: Quantity of rice cut from 7 kg to 5 kg

  • 12:20

    Education: Rs 26581 cr; Water resources: Rs 18142 cr; Urban development: Rs 17727 cr; Energy: Rs 14499 cr; Social Welfare: Rs 14123 cr; PWD: Rs 10200 cr

  • 12:13

    Rs 15825 crore for six elevated corridors across Bengaluru

  • 12:11

    HDK allots Rs 25 cr for various Mutts across the state

  • 12:07

    Rs 30 cr for film university in Ramanagara

  • 12:05

    'I have decided to limit the loan amount to Rs 2 lakhs'- HDK

  • 12:01

    All defaulted crop loans of farmers up to 31 Dec 2017 in waived in the first stage.

  • 11:55

    Rs 50 crore alloted for rejuvenation of Bellandur lake in Bengaluru

  • 11:54

    Loan of up to Rs 2 lakh per farmer family waived

  • 11:53

    Rs 34,000 crore for farm loan waiver

  • 11:48

    Power tariff up 20 paise per unit

  • 11:47

    Petrol fare hiked by Rs 1.14, diesel Rs 1.12

  • 11:46

    Tax on liquor up 4%

  • 11:43

    HDK vows to continue Siddaramaiah's 'bhagya' schemes

  • 11:39

    Rs 150 crore for agriculture development based on Israel model

  • 11:37

    Size of the Budget: Rs 2,13,734 crore

  • 11:34

    "We will focus on agriculture and also the services sector" - H D Kumaraswamy

  • 11:32

    HDK talks about the inevitability of having coalition governments

  • 11:31

    Kumaraswamy begins Budget speech

  • 11:30

    Speaker K R Ramesh Kumar arrives

  • 11:28

    CM arrives at the Assembly

  • 11:25

    Cabinet meeting ends

  • 11:12

    Cabinet meeting begins at Vidhana Soudha

  • 11:08

    "I have prepared the budget with a lot of patience," CM tells reporters at Vidhana Soudha

  • 10:49

    Loan-waiver to be focus of CM's budget

  • 10:44

    CM arrives in Vidhana Soudha

  • 10:30

    * Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy to present budget in Vidhana Soudha shortly