Budget 2013-14: Highlights - 1
Posted on Thu , 28 Feb '13
Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Thursday presented the much awaited finance budget for 2013-14 in the Lok Sabha, stressing on the fact that India is not unaffected by what happens in the world, the main reason why the country's economy too has slowed down. Chidambaram stressed that the UPA Government believes in inclusive development, while adding that India faces challenge of getting back to its potential growth rate of 8%. Health and education for all remain the Government's priorities, and that the main aim of the budget 2013-14 is to create opportunity for the youth, added Chidambaram.