by PIB Delhi
Gross Defence Budget (BE) as percentage of GDP for the last two years and current year are as under:
(Rs in Crore)
|Year||Defence Budget (BE)[Gross]||GDP*||Defence Budget as percentage of GDP|
*Figures are as per Budget at a Glance of the Union Budget.
It may be seen from above that Defence Budget is consistently increasing in absolute terms as well as a percentage of GDP.
This information was given by Raksha Rajya Mantri Shri Ajay Bhatt in a written reply to Shri Tiruchi Siva in Rajya Sabha today.