Sat, Jan 02, 2016, 04:34 PM
The AP budget showed a deficit of Rs. 9,000 crores at the end of three quarters, said AP Finance Minister Yanamala Ramakrishnudu. It may go up to Rs. 15,000 crores to Rs. 18,000 crores, he said. A committee has been appointed by him to inquire in to the losses and suggest ways and means to recover. Returns were not up to expectations in all departments, except forest and mining, he added.