LG hails budget

Excelsior Correspondent
JAMMU, Feb 1: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha has hailed the Interim Union Budget for 2024-2025, presented by Finance and Corporate Affairs Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, in Parliament today.
The Lt Governor wrote on x:
“Union Budget reflects historic achievements of 10 years of PM Narendra Modi Government and outlines his vision for Viksit Bharat by 2047. FM Nirmala Sitharaman has aptly noted that people are looking ahead to future with hope and optimism.”
He further said that the budget is dedicated to a better future of common man. The emphasis on inclusivity, social inclusivity through coverage of all strata of the society, and geographical inclusivity through development of all regions of the country has put the Indian economy on a fast-track.
“The FM has announced several schemes for the biggest four castes in the interim budget. The target of 3 crore lakhpati Didi, corpus of Rs. 1 lakh cr to accelerate innovations, new schemes for farmers & poor, will put the country on to a faster & high growth path.” Sinha wrote on X.