ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Wheat and Soviet-American Politics

Changing Priorities JUDGED by any standard, whether of gross expenditure or of concrete achievement, Punjab performance in planning has been praiseworthy. In recent years the actual outlays have invariably exceeded the originally sanctioned amounts, the upward revision having been approved by the Planning Commission on the basis of past performance and additional capabilities. The annual Plan outlay for the current year, for instance, earlier stood at Rs 161.09 crores, but on February 1 last It was raised to Rs 163.3 crores after talks with the Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission. The revised figure marked an advance of about Rs 37 crores over the previous year (1974-75), History has repeated itself in the proposed outlay for the state's 1976-77 plan, the proposed out- kiy having been stepped up to Rs 219 crores

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