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Carnival Budget Cut by $40 Million. Minister Says No Major Impact to Celebrations Expected.

Carnival Budget Cut by $40 Million. Minister Says No Major Impact to Celebrations Expected.

There has been a $40 million cut in the Carnival budget this year however it has not necessarily impacted the Carnival celebration itself. The Minister of Arts and Culture Minister Nyan Gadsby Dolly, this morning admitted however that some aspects of the festival, which are considered part of the festival, would be impacted.

Minister Gadsby Dolly said a lot of negotiations have taken place with contractors due to the shortfall in allocations.

The Minister explained that while the Carnival landscape will not be greatly impacted, some of the events such as the Carnival Village can no longer be sustained.

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