Royalty exempted to carry out mining in many areas. Zero belt mining policy will be promoted
GST will be reduced on Kota stone
Tax relief of Rs 650 crore given in the budget
No new taxes imposed in the current budget
District Lease Committee rates for agriculture, residential land reduced by 10%. Stamp duty reduced for several transactions. Full exemption of interest rates and penalty on unpaid stamp duty
Milk will be added to Mid Day meal program
Luxury tax and entertainment tax to be given from SGST
Interest subsidiary increased for young entrepreneurs from 5% to 6%
Rs 25 lakh home loan will be given to journalist
Rs 25 lakh allocated for dependents of martyrs
Rs 151 crore allocated to 17 districts for forest development. 500 foresters will be recruited, while, 2000 forest guard will be recruited
New toilets will be developed on National Highway
Rs 33.25 crore will be spent on the renovation of 19 historical buildings. A new museum will come up at Bundi. Rs 20 crore allocated to develop Amer Fort as iconic tourist destination
Subsidised meals under Annapurna scheme will be provided at all collectorate offices
Rs 55 crore allocated for a tunnel to connect Ajmer-Pushkar
49 new fire tenders will be procured soon
Paota, Jaipur will be upgraded to tehsil
Rs 91 crore will be spent on setting up counterterrorism center at Sardar Patel Police University in Jodhpur
210 new vehicles at a cost of Rs 7.10 crore will be procured for police soon, while 1,161 constables will be recruited for a new battalion of the police department
2000 patwari will be recruited
District mineral foundation trust will spend Rs 1000 lakh to build roads, schools and other facilities near mining areas. Rs 150 crore allocated for construction of flyover in Kota
An Ambedkar Bhawan will be constructed at a cost of Rs 80 crore.
State women employees will get two years childcare leave
Bikaner, Ajmer, Churu, Pali and Chittorgarh declared open defecation free
Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje announced one-time loan waiver of up to Rs 50,000 for small and marginal farmers in the state, which would cost Rs 8,000 crore to the exchequer.
Raje also announced setting up a farmer loan relief commission where farmers can approach and present their side for getting relief on merit basis.
Hike in honorarium to Anganwadi workers
An underpass from the Ramniwas garden to Delhi road will be built for a better traffic management.
Biogas plants will be set up in cow shelters
6571 posts will be filled up by December 2018 in the health sector. 5518 health workers will be recruited.
A new scheme announced which is named after late Bhairon Singh Shekhawat. Under the scheme, Rs 2 Lakh interest free loan will be provided for the self-employed in the unorganized sector. It was a long pending demand of Rajputs.
Bhairon Singh Shekhawat Swarojgar Antodaya Yojana– 50,000 families to get up to 50,000 interest-free loans.
Rs 1 lakh insurance for Bhamasah card holders.Recruitment of 9,000 grade II teachers will be done soon. 77,000 job openings announced in the education department.
The chief minister, who also holds finance portfolio announced free travel for people above 80 years of age and one attendee on the half fare in the state roadways buses.
Chief minister announces Rs 25 lakh for player Nagarkoti, who was part of India’s under 19 teams. Rs 2 crore sanctioned for upgrading SMS stadium.
Youth Icon scheme has been announced to promote sports in the state.
1,000 new Annapurna Bhandar will be established.
Free WiFi facilities will be provided in state universities. Eight new ITIs to be opened in the state.
Sanitary pads will be distributed in all government schools.
Driving license and vehicle registration to go paperless.
Highways and mega-highways to be converted into emergency landing places.
Rs 6000 crore will be spent to connect Bisalpur dam with the Banas river, the FM said
A new railway line will come up in western Rajasthan. The railway line will link Jaisalmer and Barmer, boosting tourism.
15 km of new roads will be constructed in all the 200 assembly constituencies, Vasundhara Raje said. Nearly 21,614 km roads will be constructed in rural areas.
Experts believe that tourism would get a bigger focus as it can impact village economy by providing livelihood opportunities for a large segment of people in the unorganized sector.
If the results of recent bypolls are any indication about the disillusionment of people with the current government, she will walk the extra mile, despite fiscal constraints, to pacify the public.
CM Raje is expected to initiate measures to improve healthcare service in the state which stood 20th among 21 bigger states in the NITI Aayog’s health index.
Enhancing rural infrastructure with the focus on health, education and social sector schemes like pension, insurance is expected to be the broader theme of the state budget.
Raje will try to maneuver limited resources at her disposal to reach out to all, especially the large farmers’ community who have agitated in the past for farm loan waiver.
Chief minister Vasundhara Raje will present the last budget of her current tenure on Monday which is expected to be high on populism rather than fiscal prudence.