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In Modi's pro-farmer, pro-middle class Budget, here's what was missing

Conscious of unfulfilled promises and a patchy performance meant Goyal curbed use of 'development,' 'manufacturing,' 'growth' and 'infrastructure' unlike previous years

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Interim Budget 2019  |  Budget 2019  |  Union Budget

Upmanyu Trivedi | Bloomberg 

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal
Finance Minister Piyush Goyal gestures during a press conference on interim Budget, in New Delhi | PTI

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s administration delivered an election-year budget with a focus on rural parts of the country and the middle class.

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First Published: Sat, February 02 2019. 12:32 IST