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Villages on the northern border will be covered under a new vibrant village programme to enhance development and ₹1,500 crore has been allocated for the same, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said.
Byhindustantimes.com | Written by Kanishka Singharia | Edited by Sohini Goswami, New Delhi
It will facilitate a rollout of the next-generation telecoms service by private telecom providers within next year, that is, the financial year (FY) '23, she added.
Union Budget 2022: The Union Budget 2022 comes at a time when India has successfully inoculated more than 70 per cent of its population against the coronavirus disease (Covid-19).
Speaking at Hindustan Times Leadership Summit earlier this month, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that the Budget may have a continued focus on infrastructure development. She also stressed the importance of a consistent tax regime.
Byhindustantimes.com | Written by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
The meetings will be held in a virtual format in the national capital Delhi and will focus on various aspects of the forthcoming general budget 2022-23, which is to be unveiled by the central government on February 1, 2022.
Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi