Modi government will seek to boost the economy and placate consumers hit by growing inflation. (Photo Credit: PTI File)
India will see its second Union Budget in seven months after Narendra Modi government 2.0 stormed into power. Modi government will seek to boost the economy and placate consumers hit by growing inflation. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is expected to present a "feel-good" Budget which may include steps like higher spending in social sectors and possible tax cuts on personal income. Sitharaman is expected to announce measures to restore economic growth and to set out a clear road map for achieving the ambitious target of USD 5 trillion economy by 2025.
Budget 2020-21 will be Modi government’s first full-fledged budget after getting re-elected in May 2019. The budget is scheduled to begin at 11 am in the Lok Sabha.
The live-stream of Union Budget 2020 can be watched on Doordarshan’s YouTube channel. Along with his, viewers can also watch it online on the Lok Sabha’s website. Moreover, the major updates of the Budget will also be live streamed on News Nation TV.
Viewers can also visit our website newsnation.in and check our Budget 2020 section for the latest updates.