Kerala has sought a Vande Bharat service which would be useful for IT professionals, business persons and traders to travel within and outside the state frequently.
The demands were raised during the pre-Budget consultations with Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
The minister said though the state is going through a financial crisis, essential matters cannot be ignored.
Leader of Opposition in the state Assembly VD Satheesan said that the Governor is not "the God who cannot be questioned".
This is the latest in a string of heated exchanges between Governor Khan and the CPM-led Kerala government.
The prize-winning ticket was sold by Bhagavathy agency in Attingal.
Balagopal on Tuesday said the State Planning Board has been a tested organisation and doing yeoman services.
Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, Education Minister V Sivankutty and a group of officials are slated to visit Europe in the first week of October.
Finance Department officials say that compared to last fiscal, the additional expenditure necessitated by Onam crossed Rs 6500 crore.
Those government employees, who are not entitled to receive a bonus, would get Rs 2,750 as a special festival allowance.