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State Finance Minister E Rajender said the budget did not reflect the words of the Prime Minister that strong States would make a strong country.
The first two budgets presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley were intended to ride an economy in ICU — beset with scams, staggering fiscal and external deficits and policy paralysis — out of an im
We needed Rs 4,500 cr for Central institutions, got Rs 277 cr, Union govt forgot promises: Andhra Pradesh State EduMin
In the Union Budget 2018-19, which was announced on Thursday, the Centrally funded institutions in Andhra Pradesh, taken together, had been sanctioned Rs 277 crore, with Rs 54 crore going to NIT.
The Budget, in view of upcoming assembly polls in eight states, may see new rural schemes and stepping up of funding towards existing programmes like MNREGA, rural housing, irrigation projects.
In a major thrust to modernisation, the budget is likely to earmark Rs 95,000 crore for overall upgradation in the rail infrastructure.
For the real estate sector, long pending demand of its recognition as industry, increase in tax rebate limit and single window clearance are among key expectations of the leaders.
In a pre-budget survey, a wide majority of 69 per cent of the respondents felt that the threshold limits for taxation would increase further in order to boost disposable income in the people's hands.
Patnaik on Wednesday urged Union Minister of Railways and Coal Piyush Goyal to extend linkage to backward regions which are full of natural resources.
The first Budget Session of the Parliament will be held from January 29 to February 9, while the second session will be held from March 5 to April 6.