The Budget 2020 all set to boost the sector with new scheme ‘one district one product formula’. The government will boost zero budget farming set to be promoted. NABAD scheme is to be introduced in the sector.
The budget proposes to set aside RS 85,000 Cr for the scheduled caste. And for scheduled tribe an amount of RS 53,700 Cr will be kept aside in the fiscal year 20-21. The budget proposes RS 9,600 Cr for the senior citizens.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman reinforced the benefits of GST being introduced. The GST council is able to resolve the problems during the transition period.
Narendra Modi lead government at Centre concentrates on ease of living of all citizens.
Patyala Court ordered stay over the plea seeking reprieve by Nirbhaya accused. Additional Sessions Court judge said the death warrant will be announced only after ensuring that all legal ways are closed for the accused. Miffed at the court's decision Nirbhaya's mother broken down.
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to deliver budget speech 2020 at 11 am. The Union Cabinet to met at 10.30 am prior to the budget session. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman met President before the budget session.
Today the Supreme Court rejected the plea seeking reprieve by Mukesh Singh one of the convicts in Nirbhaya case. President Ramnath Kovind on January 17 rejected the mercy plea submitted by Mukesh Singh.
Prosecution argued the death sentence awarded to the three Nirbhaya convicted can be executed tomorrow on the scheduled date as there is no petitions left pending for them in the court currently. The prosecution said there is no legal obstruction against executing the death sentence.
The opposition launched protest against President‘s policy address ahead of budget 2020 in the parliament when he referred Citizenship Amendment Act. They created ruckus over the statement in which the President slammed the protest against CAA. He said protest in the form of violence would weaken democracy.
The President hailed the abrogation of article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir and said Kashmir is an integral part of India. He said Jammu and Kashmir is heading towards the path of growth.