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Union Budget 2018 Highlights

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పూర్తి స్వదేశీ పరిజ్ఞానంతో ఇండియా తయారు చేసుకున్న తేలికపాటి యుద్ధ విమానం తేజస్‌ పై అమెరికా పొగడ్తలు కురిపించింది.

The Key Highlights Budget 2018 are

  • FY19 divestment target at Rs 80,000 crore is lower than market expectation where estimates ranged from Rs 1 to Rs 1.5 lakh crore.
  • Government to set up comprehensive gold policy and to revamp gold monetisation scheme.
  • Fiscal Deficit at 3.5 percent of GDP at the higher end of expectation.

FM Arun Jaitley presents Budget 2018-2019. We promise to reduce poverty and create a new India. We hope to grow at 7.2-7.5% in the second half: Arun Jaitley

This year’s Budget will focus on strengthening agriculture and rural economy, Indian economy has performed very well since our Govt took over in may 2014, It is now the seventh largest in the world.Indian economy is on course to achieve high growth of 8%. Economy to grow at 7.2-7.5% in second half of 2018-19.

Agriculture & Rural Economy: Our emphasis is on generating higher income for farmers, says Arun Jaitley.We want farmers to earn 1.5 times the cost of produce. We will increase MSP by 1.5 times for coming Kharif Crop.

 Budget 2018 Highlight:

  • Mudra Yojana target increased to Rs 3 crore.
  • Namami Ganga programme outlay has been increased, with an all round development plan for villages and cities along the holy river.
  • Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana target reduced from 2022 to 2019
  • Health Insurance increased for the poor families. Flagship national health programme launched to cover 50 crore people.