Defence expenditure hiked to Rs.1.41 trillion

February 16th, 2009 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS  

New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) India’s defence expenditure for 2009-10 has been hiked to Rs.1.41 trillion, acting Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said Monday in the Lok Sabha while presenting the interim budget for the fiscal beginning April 1.

The allocation for 2008-09 was Rs.1.05 trillion.

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