Smart roads dedicated toilets for third gender among plans in NDMC Budget
| Thursday | 14th January, 2021
The civic body's chairman Dharmendra, presented a budget with a moderate surplus of Rs 136.18 crore in the current fiscal and Rs 172.47 crore for FY 2021-22.
"In the pandemic scenario, the NDMC Budget is focused on uninterrupted, tech-enabled, smart, reliable, strong, swasth, swachh, futuristic and caring public service delivery.
The Budget Estimates 2021-22 for revenue receipts is Rs 3590.81 crore against Rs 3143.25 crore provided in Revised Estimate 2020-21 and actual of Rs 3,308.63 crore in 2019-20.
Standard NDMC kiosks, smart public toilet units for women, dedicated toilets for the third gender, modular rainwater harvesting pits, development of happiness areas, smart fountains, drinking water fountains, sewer treatment plants, making NDMC buildings safe for seismic effect, are among the announcements listed in the budget.
"Resurfacing of 19 roads earlier and 23 additional roads has been completed including lanes and by-lanes wherever resurfacing was due.