Fund allocation for Ministry of Jal Shakti under Union Budget 2023-24

In the Union Budget 2023-24, the Ministry of Jal Shakti has received an allocation of Rs 972.77 billion. The allocation is 12.86 per cent higher than the budget estimate of Rs 861.89 billion for 2022-23. Of the total allocation, an outlay of Rs 700 billion has been given to the Jal Jeevan Mission/National Rural Drinking Water. Meanwhile, Rs 71.92 billion has been earmarked under the Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin).