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Finance ministry's Twitter poll on budget gets most votes for farm focus

It trumped infrastructure, manufacturing and information and technology mid-way through the poll

BS WebTeam  |  New Delhi 

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2017 needs to focus most on agriculture, suggested the results of a poll held by the finance ministry. The farming sector trumped infrastructure, manufacturing and information and technology mid-way through the poll. 

The poll was started on January 6 on the finance ministry’s handle and, till 8 pm on January 9, 66 per cent of the respondents favoured a which focused on agriculture. received 17 per cent of the votes, with manufacturing bagging 11 per cent and IT and other services six per cent. Till then, 21,400 had been registered. 

For the second year in a row, the finance ministry has sought suggestions on regarding the Budget. Further, last year’s poll on the subject had also picked agriculture, with 55 per cent of the votes, as the sector which needed the most focus. That poll drew a little over 4,000 respondents, reported Live Mint.

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Finance ministry's Twitter poll on budget gets most votes for farm focus

It trumped infrastructure, manufacturing and information and technology mid-way through the poll

It trumped infrastructure, manufacturing and information and technology mid-way through the poll
2017 needs to focus most on agriculture, suggested the results of a poll held by the finance ministry. The farming sector trumped infrastructure, manufacturing and information and technology mid-way through the poll. 

The poll was started on January 6 on the finance ministry’s handle and, till 8 pm on January 9, 66 per cent of the respondents favoured a which focused on agriculture. received 17 per cent of the votes, with manufacturing bagging 11 per cent and IT and other services six per cent. Till then, 21,400 had been registered. 

For the second year in a row, the finance ministry has sought suggestions on regarding the Budget. Further, last year’s poll on the subject had also picked agriculture, with 55 per cent of the votes, as the sector which needed the most focus. That poll drew a little over 4,000 respondents, reported Live Mint.
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Finance ministry's Twitter poll on budget gets most votes for farm focus

It trumped infrastructure, manufacturing and information and technology mid-way through the poll

2017 needs to focus most on agriculture, suggested the results of a poll held by the finance ministry. The farming sector trumped infrastructure, manufacturing and information and technology mid-way through the poll. 

The poll was started on January 6 on the finance ministry’s handle and, till 8 pm on January 9, 66 per cent of the respondents favoured a which focused on agriculture. received 17 per cent of the votes, with manufacturing bagging 11 per cent and IT and other services six per cent. Till then, 21,400 had been registered. 

For the second year in a row, the finance ministry has sought suggestions on regarding the Budget. Further, last year’s poll on the subject had also picked agriculture, with 55 per cent of the votes, as the sector which needed the most focus. That poll drew a little over 4,000 respondents, reported Live Mint.

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