Government is planning to introduce pension programmes for 30 million people, says Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in her maiden budget speech on Thursday.
Other highlights of the Budget:
2 PER CENT INTEREST SOP FOR GST COMPLIANT MSMES: FM
PROPOSED TO ALLOW AA RATED BONDS AS COLLATERAL: FM
RS 350 CR ALLOCATED FOR MSMES THIS FISCAL YEAR
FAME-II SCHEME FOR FASTER ADOPTION OF ELECTRIC VEHICLES BY RIGHT INITIATIVES AND CHARGING INFRA: FM