PM Modi congratulates Arun Jaitley, says he presented an uttam budget

Pm said Jaitley's bdget is yet again devoted to the well-being of the villages, farmers and the poor

PM Modi congratulates Arun Jaitley, says he presented an uttam budget

Congratulating Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley after his budget presentation,  Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that he has delivered an “uttam budget” that is "devoted to strengthening the hands of the poor."

"This Budget is yet again devoted to the well-being of the villages, farmers and the poor," he said minutes after the budget presentation in Lok Sabha.








Stating that the aim of the Government is to double the income of farmers, the PM said that special emphasis has been given on women empowerment in the Budget. He also praised the combined budget this year, saying it will give an impetus to the transport sector's growth.



The PM also appreciated that the housing and small business sectors is set to gain immensely from the latest budget.