A day after Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced an array of measures to revive growth, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday said it would boost the overall economy of the country.
“The measures announced by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will facilitate ease of doing business, improve demand, make credit affordable and boost the overall economy,” Modi said.पूर्व वित्त मंत्री अरुण जेटली का AIIMS में 12 बजकर 7 मिनट पर निधन
Sitharaman Friday announced a slew of measures to revive economic growth including treating CSR violations as a civil liability instead of a criminal offence, rolling back enhanced surcharge on foreign and domestic investors, withdrawal of Angel tax provisions for startups and their investors, amongst others.
Reiterating that economic growth is a “priority” of the Modi-led government, Union Home Minister Amit Shah Saturday said that India’s economic fundamentals have “remained robust” despite a global slowdown.जम्मू कश्मीर: यह ख़ामोशी ही इस वक़्त की सबसे ऊंची आवाज़ है
He said the announcements by the Finance Minister reflects the government’s commitment to improve ease of doing business, easier credit to MSMEs and more money in the hand of individuals.