Staff Correspondent: National Economic Council (NEC) approved an annual development programme (ADP) worth Tk 202,721 crore for 2019-20.
The approval came from a NEC meeting held at its conference room with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in the chair on Tuesday.
Besides, the NEC approved Tk 12,393 crore more revised ADP for autonomous bodies and corporations in the current fiscal year.
After the meeting, Planning Minister MA Mannan briefed journalists. He said, the government plans to provide Tk 130,921 crore through internal sources and Tk 71,800 from foreign funds.
Cabinet members, cabinet secretaries, Prime Minister's chief secretary, Chief Coordinator (SDG), Members of Planning Commission and top officials of the concerned ministries were attended the function.
risingbd/Dhaka/May 21, 2019/Hasibul Islam/Nasim