The funds mobilised through asset monetisation and disinvestment will be used for public welfare measures.
If the policy approved by the Narendra Modi Cabinet gets implemented as per the time span given in the Union Budget, the process to contract public sector would be completed in 2026.
The economist focussed on largely two aspects of the Indian economy – the macro fiscal position and the policy pathways adopted by the government.
Owing to the COVID-19 restrictions, this year's speech will be delivered online.
The large figure includes the amount already sanctioned for the Kasaragod-Thiruvananthapuram stretch of the National Highway-66, which is currently being renovated. The Centre had earlier sanctioned Rs 44,000 crore for this project.
According to statement protest day to be observed through massive demonstrations/mobilizations at the workplaces, and industrial centres/areas and also burning the copies of the Labour Codes.
The Union Budget has set aside Rs 1957.05 crore for the second phase of Kochi Metro.
The Union Budget was indeed different unlike those in the recent past for Kerala as major proposals on infrastructure with regard to the state have been announced
Yamini Aiyar is the president and chief executive of the Delhi-based Centre for Policy Research.
The budget has allocated Rs 1088.03 crore for development of tourism infrastructure.