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Kerala Budget 2011-2012

February 10, 2011

The first thing that poped up on my mind while hearing the Budget for 2011-2012 is , “Will all this be a reality” ? I am gonna list down some unbelievable yet fascinating plans in the Budget presented by Sri. Thomas Issac today.

  • Rs 40,000 crore Road Project for the entire state of Kerala
  • 3500 acres already acquired for IT Parks in the state
  • 6.2 Million square feet of IT Building inside Smart City another 5.2 million square feet of State owned Info Park adjacent to Smart City
  • Rs 600 Million for Promoting Kerala Tourism
  • Rs 400 crore for Exhibition cum Industry Park at Kinfra Kochi in 70 acres
  • Rs 202 crore and Rs 250 crore each for roads in Kochi and Trivandrum
  • Rs 20 crore for Delhi Metro Corporation for further studies of North – South Railway Corridor costing Rs 50,000 crore [Bullet Trains]
  • Rs 1250 Core for Health
  • Kannur Airport to be fully functional in 2 years
  • Rs 2500 crore for Vizhinjam Project on BOT Basis
  • Rs 1000 crore for Bypasses in the State
  • Rs 2296 Crore for Higher Education Sector
  • Rs 5 crore for One Women Police in all women compartments in Trains provided Railways Approve it
  • 4 million people to be included in BPL List
  • Fishermen irrespective of APL or BPL to receive Rice @ Rs 2/ Kg
  • Rs 1000 crore project for Tender Coconut
  • Rs 300 crore profit from Public Sector
  • Kerala growing double the pace of India !
  • Rs 7500 crore alone as tax revenue
  • GST to increase tax revenue by double !
  • Rs 10,000/-  per new born child insurance project
  • Research Desk in Trivandrum Engineering College for road work and quality check . Rs 5 crore allotted
  • Rs 20 crore more for  Mobility Hub in Kochi
  • Rs 186 core extra allotted for Kochi Metro Project
  • All roads in Kerala to be in good condition by April. Rs 700 crore already allotted.
  • Rs 1 Billion for KSRTC
  • Spice Route

Alright so if you think , This is it  ! You are wrong. All the plans mentioned above are just the beginning of projects planned for the 2011-2012 Budget and for the years to come ! But the questions remain. ‘Will this plans remain as mere promises ?’ or ‘Will all this be implemented?’. The history will prove us wrong but what lies in future is to be awaited.

Read more when the Budget will be official released in the official site of fiance department of Kerala


It’s Christmas time….. Merry Christmas!!!!!

December 24, 2008

                        No wonder the world is gone crazy around this time .They are many festivals round the world. Even in Kerala we are having Grand Kerala Shopping Festival  plus a special gift by the corporation of Kochi, Winter Splashes . There are mainly three venues for it, the famous Marine Drive, Childrens Park n Durbar Hall Ground!!!!!!!!!!

                       After 3 years I am gonna celebrate with my family bingo now if u ask why the last two years I celebrated it with 600 cadets in an NCC Camp.By the way this year also I wont be here for Christmas Dinner would be in train. I am visiting the land of Chennai Super Kings Eipheee!!!!!!!!!!! I will be there for a couple days.

                                Merry Christmas to all of you.Hope that the  Christmas brings u lot of laughter to add sweet to your rest of ur journey of ur life. Merry Christmas once again

Will YoU be there!!!! Volvo Race in Kochi

September 29, 2008

The world’s  one of the most adventure sport is coming to my city Kochi. It is the Volvo Ocean Race. There will around 8 teams participating for the race. They will reach Kochi by December 3rd will stay for 10 days. Many of the hotels are full by now but there are places where you can stay You just have to contact the Kerala Yachting Association (KYA) . They are doing a fine job in bringing in people from various countries and finding them good places to stay. They are the one who is promoting the biggest event in India’s History. Kerala is one of the places you have to visit if you are a traveller I recommend you to visit while Volvo Race touches the Queen of Arabia. More details to come ,keep reading if you have doubts relating Volvo Race in Kochi please free to contact me.  

             You  may also visit the official site of cochin ocean race.

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