- Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will launch the MMP scheme
- The government has estimated the value of these properties at Rs 6 lakh crore.
To raise a huge amount through disinvestment, the government is going to release a big list of assets on Monday. During this, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will launch the National Monetization Pipeline (NMP) scheme, which will account for the government assets to be sold in the next four years.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will launch the MMP scheme
NITI Aayog said on Sunday that through the NMP, the government will prepare a blueprint for disinvestment for the next four years and investors will also get a clear message. The Finance Minister will also release the list of companies identified for disinvestment, POWERGRID, HIGHWAY, etc.
The value of these properties is estimated at Rs 6 lakh crore
Tuhin Kant Pandey, Secretary, Department of Investment and Public Asset Management (DIPAM) had said recently that the government has identified properties worth about Rs 6 lakh crore for disinvestment. The Finance Minister mentioned NMP in the budget speech for 2021-22 itself. Had done it.
He had said that the funds raised through this would be used in the infrastructure development sector. He had given the maximum emphasis on infra and disinvestment in the budget. NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant, and other secretaries will also be present on the occasion of the launch of the scheme.