Tk 97,000crore ADP okayed
14 May 2015, Nirapad News: The government has approved Annual Development Programme (ADP) of Tk 97,000 crore for the upcoming 2015-16 fiscal.
Of these, the government will provide Tk 62,000 crore while it expects to receive Tk 34,500 crore as project grants.
The approval came from a meeting of the National Economic Council (NEC) presided over by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday.
After the meeting, Planning Minister AHM Mustafa Kamal disclosed the matter to reporters.
He said the ADP will be implemented in next fiscal. Earlier, the planning ministry placed Tk 92,500 crore ADP in the NEC meeting.
But on basis of demands of different ministries and departments, the prime minister okayed the extra ADP, he added.