NITI Aayog Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Parameswaran Iyer on Friday described the 2023-24 Budget as very holistic and balanced, which will promote growth with inclusion.
NITI Aayog Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Parameswaran Iyer on Friday described the 2023-24 Budget as very holistic and balanced, which will promote growth with inclusion. He said that this budget will carry out all the reforms and social welfare programs that have been carried out in recent years. Aiyar believes the budget has ‘something for everyone’.
In an interview with PTI, he said: “The focus of this budget is growth with inclusion. It is very balanced and will carry out all the reforms and social welfare programs that the government has carried out in recent years. Iyer said that this budget will focus on investment in infrastructure, the social sector and support for the poor and marginalized sectors. of society, but ‘focused’. According to Iyer, the focus on infrastructure and capital markets in the budget will also encourage states.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has proposed to increase the allocation for the infrastructure sector by 33 per cent to Rs 10 lakh crore in the budget. Apart from this, the fiscal deficit target has remained at 6.4 percent for the current fiscal year, while it has been reduced to 5.9 percent for the next fiscal year. Responding to a question about the Narendra Modi government’s Aspirational Block Program (ABP), Aiyar said that it falls under the Aspirational District Program. She said: “The work on the ABP budget continues.” NITI Director General Aayog said that all states have agreed to implement PBL.
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