With Focus On Connectivity, MMRDA Presents Rs 12,000-Cr Budget
India’s richest state-owned civic authority Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) presented its annual Budget worth Rs 12,157 crore for 2018-19 on March 22. This is almost 74 per cent more than the previous year’s Budget of Rs 6,976 crore, and the highest by a civic authority in the history of Independent India. Improving connectivity in Mumbai has been the prime focus of this year’s Budget. Let us examine the key highlights of the MMRDA Budget 2018-19.