The concerns on the economy are in the areas of employment generation, boosting rural demand, consumption, as well as investment.
The interim Finance Minister also said that unlike the previous UPA dispensation, the Modi government in its interim budget did not reduce levies of SUVs which are used by rich persons.
None of the remarks and promises in the budget are in line with reality, Pinarayi said pointing out the promise of job creation hasn’t reached anywhere.
The Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) president said the promises made to farmers "might look impressive" but that it would amount to a "paltry sum," when broken down to per diem.
Thambidurai, who turned a vocal critic of the Bharatiya Janata Party in the recent past, said an alliance for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls would only be with a party that would do good for Tamil Nadu.
Truck transportation sector left disappointed as no announcement on TDS, presumptive income on Union Budget
Ruing that the transport sector is completely ignored in the Budget, Malkit Singh stated that the transport fraternity is left with disappointment and resentment.
After the budget presentation, the Minister of State (MoS) for Civil Aviation was talking to reporters outside the Parliament, when a girl hilariously photobombed the interview.
Under the 'Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman' which was announced in yesterday's Budget speech, farmers holding cultivable land of up to 2 hectares will be provided Rs 6,000 per year.
The Modi government, on its home stretch, had clearly taken an unabashed turn towards soft welfare economics.
FMCG players which are having a strong pan India presence reacted positively to the Budget. Shares of Dabur and Hindustan Unilever closed 1.93 per cent higher than previous day closing on the BSE.
The Union Budget for 2019 has seen a substantial cut in its allocations for Sakhi One Stop Crisis Centres (OSCC) and schemes for women helplines.
The Delhi government was given Rs 472 crore as central assistance in the Interim Budget for 2019-20.
The Interim Budget - 2019 presented by the Narendra Modi-led NDA government evoked a mixed response from industry bodies in the State.
There are some tax benefits that actually help all classes of people.
He also flayed the Centre for not mentioning the Special Category Status and AP Reorganisation Act in the budget.