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Is Modi govt all set to expand India's economy by 7-7.5 percent in 2018-19?

Expectations are really high from Arun Jaitley in hope of some relief, especially for the commoners. So it will be interesting to see if the govt will stand straight on people's expectation or not?

Budget 2018

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Rashmi Sinha
Needless to say, the much-awaited union budget of 2018 is the crucial one as the current Modi government made two very big financial decisions Demonetization and the implementation of GST (Goods and Sevices Tax) during its tenure. The budget is all set to be announced on February 1 by finance minister Arjun Jaitely. He has already begun the process by announcing the first phase of the budget session of parliament which is expected to conclude on February 9. On January 29, Jaitely has announced the economic survey 2017-18 in the parliament in which he has predicted that India's GDP

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First Published: Jan 31 2018 | 9:12 PM IST

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