Home States Karnataka State not spending even Rs 1,000 on each citizen’s health: Expert The health budget has seen an increase in allocation of Rs 86 crore from Rs 5,032 crore last year to Rs 5,118 crore this year. Share Via Email Published: 16th March 2017 02:30 AM | Last Updated: 16th March 2017 05:05 AM | A+A A- By Suraksha PExpress News Service Stay up to date on all the latest Karnataka news with The New Indian Express App. Download nowGet the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.