The government has brought a budget of Rs. 1,647.57 billion for the coming Fiscal Year 2078/79. Announcing the budget on Saturday, Finance Minister Bishnu Poudel informed about the size of the budget.
According to him, the target is to raise Rs 1 trillion from the revenue for budget management. Similarly, foreign grant has been fixed at Rs 63 billion. Even so, the budget has set a target of replenishing some of the shortfall of Rs 500 billion from domestic debt and Rs 300 billion from foreign debt.