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FM Sitharaman's Budget 2020: Here's a list of winners and losers

FM Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday unveiled the budget for fiscal 2020-21, vowing to boost income of Indians and their purchasing power, in a bid to revive domestic economic growth that has slumped

BS Web Team  |  New Delhi 

 

Winners




Transport Infrastructure- Rs 1.7 trillion proposed

Transport Infrastructure- Rs 1.7 trillion proposed
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Rural India- Farm and rural sectors allocated Rs 2.83 trn and agriculture credit target for next year is set at Rs 15 trn

Rural India- Farm and rural sectors allocated Rs 2.83 trn and  agriculture credit target for next year is set at Rs 15 trn
2 / 9
 

 



 

Water- Piped water across Indian households by 2024 with Rs 3.6 trn in funding

Water- Piped water across Indian households by 2024 with Rs 3.6 trn in funding
3 / 9
 

 

Telcos- Rs 60 billion for Bharat Net project in next fiscal year

Telcos- Rs 60 billion for Bharat Net project in next fiscal year
4 / 9
 

 

IT Firms- Private sector to be allowed to build data center parks

IT Firms- Private sector to be allowed to build data center parks
5 / 9
 

 

Gas Pipeline- National gas grid expansion to 27,000 kilometers from 16,200 kilometers

Gas Pipeline- National gas grid expansion to 27,000 kilometers from 16,200 kilometers
6 / 9
 

 

Losers





Insurance- Plans to sell a part stake in LIC triggered declines in shares of private insurers

Insurance- Plans to sell a part stake in LIC triggered declines in shares of private insurers
7 / 9
 

 

State-Run Banks- No announcement about infusing new capital into state-run banks for 2020-21

State-Run Banks- No announcement about infusing new capital into state-run banks for 2020-21
8 / 9
 

 

Real Estate- No new measures announced

Real Estate- No new measures announced
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First Published: Sat, February 01 2020. 17:22 IST
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