a coastal country in the south of India Sri Lanka Its economic condition is not hidden from anyone. Due to the poor economic condition, the people there are craving for everything from petrol to food. , The reason behind this is that the Sri Lankan government has not been able to balance its revenue and expenditure, as a result of which today their country has a debt of about 6 lakh crore rupees. At the same time, there are many such states in India on which Sri Lanka How much is the debt? Today we will tell you about the states of India which are under heavy debt burden.
These states have the highest debt
The leading states of India are at the top in this matter. According to the Department of Expenditure, Government of India, Tamil Nadu has a debt of Rs 6.6 lakh crore, Maharashtra Rs 6 lakh crore, West Bengal Rs 5.6 lakh crore, Rajasthan Rs 4.7 lakh crore and Punjab Rs 3 lakh crore.
Officials expressed concern over rising debt
Recently there was a meeting between the Prime Minister and senior officials of the Centre. In this, the officials expressed concern over the promises made in many states during the elections. Officials said such promises could put more burden on the state exchequer and create a situation similar to that of many states in a country like Sri Lanka. The meeting with the Prime Minister lasted for about 4 hours and was attended by NSA Ajit Doval, Chief Secretary to the Prime Minister PK Mishra and Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba, apart from several top IAS officers of the country.
India sent help to Sri Lanka
In the midst of the growing economic crisis, the people of Sri Lanka are struggling with inflation. According to media reports, the price of a tea in Sri Lanka has reached close to Rs 100. People don’t have things to eat. In Sri Lanka’s capital Colombo, power cuts are being offered for 13 hours each. India recently sent four consignments of 40,000 metric tonnes of diesel and 40,000 tonnes of rice to Sri Lanka.