Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will launch the National Monetisation Pipeline (NMP) in New Delhi today

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will launch the National Monetisation Pipeline (NMP) in New Delhi today. It comprises a four-year pipeline of the Central Government’s brownfield infrastructure assets. Besides providing visibility to investors, NMP will also serve as a medium-term road map for the asset monetisation initiative of the government.

Union Budget 2021-22 laid a lot of emphasis on asset monetisation as a means to raise innovative and alternative financing for infrastructure and included a number of key announcements.