❓AskDuta❓ Budget 📊 2016: Q&A ⚖Advocate VV❗Infrastructure

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D👑Queen: We're covering a lot of ground. On to the 6th area of impact, infrastructure.
⚖Advocate VV: ⬆ The FM's Budget 2016 was big on infrastructure👍. Grandiose investments in roads totalling ₹ 97,000 cr 💰 were announced🎉. The total outlay for infrastructure in Budget 2016 stood at a whopping ₹ 2,21,246 cr 💰😱. An allocation of ₹ 55,000cr directly for roads and additional ₹ 15,000 cr to be raised through bonds was announced. An ambitious target of converting 50,000km of state highways into National Highways was set❗️The announcement of new greenfield ports on the east and west coasts of 🇮🇳 will surely please the infrastructure majors 😃. The revival of under-served airports✈, plus the Centre partnering with States for reviving small airports✈ were welcome measures👍