Narendra Modi 3.0: The Union Budget wish list for 2024-25

The budget will aim to protect vulnerable sections, focusing on ‘GYAN’ -- Garib, Youth, Agriculture and Nari Shakti.

BySouth First Desk

Published Jun 17, 2024 | 6:30 PMUpdatedJun 17, 2024 | 6:30 PM

The new Parliament building . (Creative Commons)

The Union budget for 2024-25, which may happen in mid-July, may witness a hike in CAPEX allocation following the windfall dividend transfer from the RBI of ₹2.1 lakh crore to the government. A shift in focus is expected, and rightly so, to alleviate ‘rural stress’, generate employment, support MSMEs to enhance competitiveness, and improve productivity in the farm sector.

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