Telangana Finance Minister presents annual budget for 2017-18

The Finance Minister of Telangana Etela Rajendra on Monday presented the budget for the financial year 2017-18. The budget allotted to the state includes Rs 1731 crore for Women and Children development, Rs 5070 crore for Backward Class welfare, Rs 1939 crore for fee reimbursement and Rs 4000 crore for farmers loan weaving. He said that the double-digit growth was achieved despite the adverse impact of high denomination currency notes. The Finance Minister further said that the Telangana was always neglected in the state of United Andhra Pradesh.