In cases of public and private sector collaboration, due diligence is critical
Finance Minister says funds sanctioned by Finance Commission alone reduced from Rs 1,847 cr to Rs 1,365 cr
The part two of the session is taking place at a time when political parties have their focus on elections in West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Assam, Kerala and Puducherry.
Modi said education, skill, research and innovation were the second biggest focus of budget after health.
The Budget estimate 2021-22 for health and well-being is pegged at over Rs 2.23 lakh crore, recording an increase of 137 per cent.
The government's bid award process has seen accelerated activity in the past six months and the company expects the programmes laid out in the Budget to see speedier bidding
On a consolidated basis, during the quarter, it had expenses of Rs 19.71 crore for the quarter on manpower optimisation in overseas subsidiaries.
This new initiative must be used as an opportunity to mend the credit culture in the long-term interest of growth
Welfare, development priorities; announcement likely on two new schemes
The discussion was conducted as part of a special foundation course-2021 for trainee civil servants.
Analysts said that traders remained cautious ahead of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) monetary policy outcome to be announced on Friday.
The Sensex ended 1,197.11 points or 2.46 per cent higher at 49,797.72. The BSE gauge topped the 50,000-level briefly and swung 1,554 points during the day.
Rs 2.2 lakh cr for health, including Rs 35,000 cr for Covid vaccines
The Union Budget has also not made any attempt to address the concerns of Telangana State about linking agriculture with the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (NREGS).
Union Finance Minister Nirmal Sitharaman, in fact, went ahead and imposed an additional burden on petroleum products costs in the form of Agriculture Cess despite repeated requests from Telangana.
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