New Delhi, Jul 5 : Describing the Budget for 2019-20 presented by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in the Parliament on Friday, as one which lays the foundation of a progressive and inclusive India, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said it ignites hope that the nation can become a 5 trillion dollar economy in the next few years.
The Home Minister said the budget reflected Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision for India’s development, where the farmers prosper, poor lead a life of dignity, the middle class get the due for their hardwork and Indian enterprise gets a boost. In a series of tweets, Shah said, "Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presents a Budget which lays foundation of inclusive & progressive nation, whose rise is powered by hard work of 130 cr Indians. Budget gives wings to India’s farmers,youth,women and poor to fulfill dreams."
The Budget highlights the exemplary work in key sectors relating to the economy, housing, infrastructure and the social sectors over the last five years and on this basis, ignites a spirit of hope that India can become a 5 Trillion Dollar economy in the coming years.’’ Describing the Budget as a ‘futuristic’ one, the Home Minister said, "It provides a coherent roadmap for sectors that will drive growth and innovation among our citizens. The emphasis on clean energy and cashless transactions are also steps in the right direction."
"Today’s Budget sets the stage for fulfilling our collective dreams of water for every citizen, ensuring electricity connectivity across India and boosting manufacturing especially in sunrise sectors. The Budget will enable India to become a more vibrant start-up hub, ’’ he said.
"The Budget clearly reflects Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision for India’s development, where the farmers prosper, poor lead a life of dignity, the middle class get the due for their hardwork and Indian enterprise gets a boost. This is truly a budget of hope and empowerment,’’the Home Minister said. (UNI)