Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the budget on Monday. In this, the government has proposed to increase the capital expenditure by 34.5 percent to Rs 5.5 lakh crore in the financial year 2021-22, to accelerate economic growth through the creation of basic infrastructure in the country. It has been targeted to raise Rs 1.75 lakh crore in FY 2021-22 from stake sale in public sector undertakings and financial institutions. With this, a provision of Rs 35,000 crore has been made for the vaccination campaign of Corona.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, while reading the budget speech, said, “This budget is presented in an environment full of challenges. People lost their lives due to Corona virus epidemic. In the meantime, we went to the account of 40 crore farmers, it was arranged The government announced 4 self-sufficient packages. We put 13 per cent of the GDP i.e. 27 lakh crore rupees in the market. “
Please tell that this is the seventh full budget of the Narendra Modi government. In the last 6 budgets, the central government has made several big announcements, including many types of exemptions in income tax.