Bangladesh budget 2021-22 at a glance

Size of budget: Tk 6.03 trillion (603,681 crore)

Revenue collection: Tk 3.89 trillion (389,000 crore)

Deficit: Tk 2.14 trillion (214,681 crore) – 6.2 per cent of GDP

Annual Development Programme: Tk 2.25 trillion (225,328 crore)

GPD target: 7.2 per cent

Inflation: 5.3 per cent

Tax-free income limit: An annual income of Tk 300,000

Covid-19 response:  Tk 100 billion (10,000 crore) fund

To meet the deficit: Tk 1.01 trillion (101,228 crore) will come from foreign sources and Tk 1.11 trillion (113,452 crore) from internal sources.

Internal sources: Tk 764 billion (76,452 crore) will be borrowed from banking sector and Tk 370 billion (37,001 crore) from savings certificates and other non-banking sectors.

Allocation for education sector: Tk 719 billion (71,951 crore) has been allocated for the primary and  mass education and the education ministries.