Chief Minister of Assam, Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma, recently took the Twitter to share the news that the Union Budget 2023 has allocated 19 projects of ₹75,795 Cr for the Railways in Assam & NE. The budget is reportedly five times more than what was allotted nine years back.
While there have been many speculations regarding the Union Budget 2023 since the announcement, the opposition parties have highlighted the lack in several fields. However, there are several positive impacts of the budget.
Recently, in a tweet, Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma thanked the honourable PM of India for taking special care of Ashta Lakshmi. He also mentioned that 19 projects covering 2,008 Kmsis are currently in process at Assam and other Northeastern regions.
Besides, 59 world-class stations will also be developed under Amrit Bharat Station Scheme. The list of stations that will be benefited under the scheme are:
Naharalagun (Itanagar), Amguri, Arunachal, Chaparmukh, DhemajiDhubriDibrugarh, Diphu, Duliajan, Fakiragram Jn., Gauripur, Gohpur, Golaghat, Gosaigaon hat. Haibargaon, Harmuti, HojaiJagiroad, Jorhat Town, Kamakhya. Kokrajhar, Lanka, Ledo, Lumding. Majbat, MakumJn, Margherita, Mariani, Murkongsolek, Naharkatia, Nalbari. Namrup, Narangi, New Bongaigaon, New Haflong. New Karimganj. New Tinsukia, North Lakhimpur, Pathshala, Rangapara North, RangiyaJn, SarupatharSilapathar, Silchar, Simalguri, Sivasagar Town, Tangla, Tinsukia, Udalguri, ViswanathChariali, Imphal, Sairang (Aizawl), Dimapur, Rangpo, Agartala, Dharmanagar, Kumarghat, Udaypur.