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Highlights of Union Budget-IV

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is presenting the Union Budget for financial year 2017-18.

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is presenting the Union Budget for financial year 2017-18.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is presenting the Union Budget for financial year 2017-18.

Highlights of the Union Budget are as follows:

  • Hope to provide safe drinking water to 28, 000 arsenic and fluoride affected habitations.
  • As Swami Vivekananda said ‘education which does not help the common mass of people to equip themselves is it worth of the name?’.
  • 100% village electrification will be achieved by May 1,2018.
  • For youth, proposed to introduce a system of measuring annual learning; Science to be given focus.
  • To complete 1,00,00,000 houses by 2019 for houseless and those living in kaccha houses. Affordable housing projects to be given infra status.
  • Stepped up allocation of rural housing schemes to Rs, 23, 000 crore.
  • Open defecation free villages are now being given priority for pipe to water supply.
  • Two new All India Institute of Medical Sciences to be set up in Jharkhand and Gujarat.
  • Swachh Bharat Mission made tremendous progress, sanitation coverage gone up to 60 % now.
  • Tax administration honouring the honest is one of the 10 pillars of the union Budget.

    ANI

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