HUBBALLI: Unlike the previous year’s budget, Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy has announced some major gifts for the Mumbai-Karnataka region, including Hubballi-Dharwad in the State budget 2019-20 on Friday.
-> The government has announced Rs. 150 crore for HDMC under the newly-announced Mahatma Gandhi City Development Programme.
-> Rs. 4.5 crore for the Karnataka Cancer Therapy and Research Institute at Navanagar in Hubballi for upgradation.
-> Rs. 20 crore to establish an International standard Mango Produce Processing Unit in Dharwad district.
-> Rs. 160 crore for Chilli Quality Analysis and Processing Units at Hubballi, Kundgol, Annigeri, Gadag, Haveri.
-> Rs. 3 crore for Shree Murugha Mutt Nilaya in dharwad.